Meaning of fussbudget in English:


Pronunciation /ˈfʌsbʌdʒət/

Translate fussbudget into Spanish


informal North American
  • A fussy person.

    • ‘The fussbudget character C3PO, from the Star Wars movies, is a perfect example.’
    • ‘Incredible as it may sound, even a notorious fussbudget like myself couldn't stay mad at the island.’
    • ‘Dickie Bird could be a most irritating fussbudget.’
    • ‘Croce struck him as a fussbudget and intruded into what Coskey considered his domain.’
    • ‘He is like a fussbudget.’
    • ‘Can you imagine that dainty, fussbudget of a milquetoast Astaire as a sailor?’