Definition of 'nitpicking'
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For a nation of pragmatists this seems like an exercise in judicial nitpicking. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But my line manager is constantly nitpicking about my work and makes indirect threats about my job security. The Sun (2014)You get an irritated silence, as though you were nitpicking or being a smart aleck. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Nitpicking aside, the new approach seems to have sharpened their pop instincts. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But to voters, quibbling over whether growth is the right sort of growth looks like nitpicking. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Definition of nitpicking from the Collins English Dictionary
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