Synonyms of punctilious in English:


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1‘his punctilious implementation of orders impressed the King’

meticulous, conscientious, careful, diligent, attentive, ultra-careful, scrupulous, painstaking, exact, precise, accurate, correct, thorough, studious, rigorous, mathematical, detailed, perfectionist, methodical, particular, religious, strict
fussy, fastidious, hair-splitting, finicky, finical, demanding, exacting, pedantic
informal nitpicking
British informal pernickety
North American informal persnickety
archaic nice, overnice, laborious

careless, easy-going, slapdash