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picky

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adjective \ˈpi-kē\

Simple Definition of picky

  • : very careful or too careful about choosing or accepting things : hard to please

Full Definition of picky

pick·i·erpick·i·est

  1. :  fussy, choosy <a picky eater>

Examples of picky

  1. <a picky cat who would only eat one particular kind of food, and only if it was served in his special dish>

  2. <she's picky, but she always finds the best quality in fresh meat and fish>



1900

First Known Use of picky

1900


PICKY Defined for Kids

picky

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adjective \ˈpi-kē\

Definition of picky

pick·i·erpick·i·est

  1. :  hard to please <a picky eater>





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