pernicketiness love

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The state or condition of being pernickety.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The character of being pernickety.

Etymologies

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pernickety +‎ -ness

Examples

  • Peter Harvey, linguist: A pernicketiness of pedants

    A pernicketiness of pedants

  • Listed below are links to weblogs that reference A pernicketiness of pedants:

    A pernicketiness of pedants

  • The position brought him nearer the jury and the witness-box and farther from Counsel, and the change was probably pure pernicketiness and the desire to break the symmetry of the design.

    Flowers for the Judge

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