nit–picking

play
noun nit–pick·ing \ˈnit-ˌpi-kiŋ\

Definition of nit–picking

  1. :  minute and usually unjustified criticism

Origin and Etymology of nit–picking

1nit

Learn More about nit–picking


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up nit–picking? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!