Synonyms of nitpicking in English:

nitpicking


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See UK English definition of nitpicking

See Spanish definition of quisquilloso

adjective

1‘nurses can be driven spare by the nitpicking hierarchies in hospitals’

SYNONYMS
pedantic, overscrupulous, scrupulous, precise, exact, over-exacting, perfectionist, precisionist, punctilious, meticulous, fussy, fastidious, finical, finicky
dogmatic, purist, literalist, literalistic, formalist, scholastic
casuistic, casuistical, sophistic, sophistical
captious, hair-splitting, quibbling, pettifogging, fault-finding, hypercritical, cavilling, carping
British informal pernickety
North American informal persnickety
archaic overnice