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fiddly

adjective fid·dly \ˈfi-dəl-ē\

: awkward or difficult to handle because of many small parts or details

Full Definition of FIDDLY

chiefly British
:  requiring close attention to detail :  fussy; especially :  requiring an annoying amount of close attention <the tiny control buttons on the back are fiddly — M. J. McNamara>

Examples of FIDDLY

  1. connecting up all the wires and the other fiddly bits

First Known Use of FIDDLY

1926

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