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Tell me, how can youall of yoube so cold blooded and unfastidious at the same time?

With some attention to cleanliness and sanitation, the little hotel at St. Martin du Var might satisfy the unfastidious.

That is failure in the eyes of many of our novelists whose style does not bore the unfastidious abonné.

What to have is always a difficult question for the most unfastidious anywhere in the Papal States out of Rome.

Was this because I had already generalised to the point of perceiving that women are really the unfastidious sex?

This is sold to the unfastidious natives at very low prices, but is wholly unfit for European consumption.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-15c., "full of pride," from Latin fastidiosus "disdainful, squeamish, exacting," from fastidium "loathing, squeamishness," most likely from *fastu-taidiom, a compound of fastus "contempt, arrogance" and taedium "aversion, disgust." Early use in English was both in passive and active senses. Meaning "squeamish, over-nice" emerged in English 1610s. Related: Fastidiously; fastidiousness.

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