What does finicky mean?

Definitions for finickyˈfɪn ɪ ki; ˈfɪn ɪ kɪŋ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word finicky.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. finical, finicky, fussy, particular, picky(adj)

    exacting especially about details

    "a finicky eater"; "fussy about clothes"; "very particular about how her food was prepared"


  1. finicky(Adjective)

    Fastidious and fussy; difficult to please; exacting, especially about details.

    The baby was finicky until her diaper was changed.

  2. finicky(Adjective)

    Demanding, requiring above-normal care.

    The lawnmower is a bit finicky in cold weather.

  3. Origin: From finicking, from finical, from fine

Webster Dictionary

  1. Finicky(adj)

    finical; unduly particular


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of finicky in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of finicky in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lewis Ward:

    Boredom is a finicky creature, never around when you need it, and always popping up when you want it the least.

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