pointilleux

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pointiller +‎ -eux, from pointille, from Italian puntiglio.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pointilleux (feminine pointilleuse, masculine plural pointilleux, feminine plural pointilleuses)

  1. punctilious, finicky, pernickety
    Synonym: vétilleux

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