fussiness
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fussiness(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (thoroughness)
a. la meticulosidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Thanks to our principal investigator's fussiness, our experiment yielded accurate results.Gracias a la meticulosidad de nuestro investigador principal, nuestro experimento obtuvo resultados precisos.
2. (elaborate detail)
a. lo recargado
Because of the fussiness of the apartment's design, the guests constantly worried about ruining something.Debido a lo recargado del diseño del apartamento, los invitados constantemente temían arruinar algo.
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fussiness
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (fastidiousness)
a. la meticulosidad f, exigencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (of dress, decoration)
a. lo recargado
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fussiness [ˈfʌsɪnɪs]
noun
1 (exacting nature)
his fussiness is getting on my nerves
his fussiness about food is driving me mad sus manías para la comida me están volviendo loco
top-quality rugby, spoiled only by the fussiness of referee Jim Fleming he gave me directions that were detailed to the point of fussiness
(scrupulousness) meticulosidad (f); escrupulosidad (f)
fussiness about details is an asset in this job la meticulosidad or escrupulosidad en los detalles es un punto a favor para este puesto
there is a lack of fussiness about the way he works
2 (elaborateness) [of design, clothes] lo recargado
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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