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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Hard to please.

Usage examples (33)
  • The children at the party were all very finicky eaters and would not eat the vegetables.
  • A finicky eater
  • On the other hand, no one that stands in finicky dread of it and similar diseases can afford to travel in the South Seas.
  • Poinsettias, for example, are known as finicky plants that crave dark more than light, and which will die without that proper care. for more
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