Definition of 'perfectionist'
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He was a perfectionist: no other hand but his could be put to the tasks of nailing and planing and staining. GALILEE (2001)The knowledge that he was as much of a perfectionist as herself did not stop her looking for mistakes. THE IMAGE OF LAURA (2001)He was a perfectionist and when anything came in, however small, he could not rest until it was taken care of. THE SERPENT'S MARK (2001)
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Translations for 'perfectionist'
British English: perfectionist NOUN
Someone who is a perfectionist refuses to do or accept anything that is not as good as it could possibly be.
He was such a perfectionist that he published only those results that satisfied him completely.
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