Definitions for fussiness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fuss•yˈfʌs i(adj.)fuss•i•er, fuss•i•est.

  1. excessively busy with trifles; anxious or particular about petty details.

  2. hard to satisfy or please:

    a fussy eater.

  3. elaborately or ornately made, trimmed, or decorated:

    a room with a fussy, cluttered look; a fussy hat.

  4. full of details, esp. in excess.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. irritability, crossness, fretfulness, fussiness, peevishness, petulance, choler(noun)

    an irritable petulant feeling

  2. fussiness(noun)

    unnecessary elaborateness in details


  1. fussiness(Noun)

    The state of being fussy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fussiness(noun)

    the quality of being fussy


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