Word of the Day – May 1 – Persnickety

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Adjective: Persnickety  (per-SNIK-uh-tee)

Definition:

1. Fussy about small details.

2. Having the characteristics of a snob.

3. Requiring great precision.

Sample sentence: I love my friend Emma, but I also know how persnickety she can be, so I removed the grocery store cake from its plastic container and brought it to her party on a fancy plate.

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