Adjective "Nitpicking" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Nitpicking


    Definition:

    1. to be excessively concerned with or critical of inconsequential details. verb (used with object)

    2. to criticize by focusing on inconsequential details. noun

    3. a carping, petty criticism. adjective

    4. of, relating to, or characteristic of a nitpicker or nitpicking.

    Origin:
    nitpick

    Examples:

    "times can be nitpicking."

    "perfectionisms can be nitpicking."

    "erms can be nitpicking."