Definition of Nitpicker

1. Noun. Someone who makes small and unjustified criticisms.

Generic synonyms: Critic
Derivative terms: Nitpick



Definition of Nitpicker

1. Noun. One who nitpicks (gloss finds fault in unimportant details). ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Nitpicker

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Nitpicker

nithe
nither
nithered
nithing
nithings
nithiocyamine
nitid
nitinol
nitinol filter
nitinols
nitisinone
niton
nitons
nitpick
nitpicked
nitpicker (current term)
nitpickers
nitpickier
nitpickiest
nitpickiness
nitpicking
nitpicks
nitpicky
nitr-
nitracrine
nitramide
nitramides
nitramine
nitramines
nitrammite

Literary usage of Nitpicker

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Thoughts of a Philosophical Fighter Pilot by James B. Stockdale (1995)
"Solzhenitsyn locates it in the heart, and Epictetus would buy that—or will or moral purpose or character or soul—he's not a nitpicker about things like that ..."

2. Family Words: The Dictionary for People Who Don't Know a Frone from a Brinkle by Paul Dickson (1998)
"A nitpicker, as in “He's a real whereas.” From “Whereas the party of the first part, etc.” From Margaret Atwood, who adds, “As I write this I see that it ..."

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