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noun stick·ler \ˈsti-k(ə-)lər\

Simple Definition of stickler

  • : a person who believes that something is very important and should be done or followed all the time

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of stickler

  1. 1 :  one who insists on exactness or completeness in the observance of something <a stickler for the rules>

  2. 2 :  something that baffles or puzzles :  poser, sticker

1644

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1644


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