Meaning of fastidious

fas•tid•i•ous

Pronunciation: (fa-stid'ē-us, fu-), [key]
— adj.
  1. excessively particular, critical, or demanding; hard to please: a fastidious eater.
  2. requiring or characterized by excessive care or delicacy; painstaking.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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