Definition of 'picky'
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Another said:'We have drinkers who are really picky about ice. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This was too big a moment to be getting all picky about lines of descent. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Now experts say they are getting more picky. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Residential nursing homes are increasingly picky about who they will accept. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Brokers also say that lenders are increasingly picky about whom they will accept for a landlord loan. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There comes a time when it pays to be less picky. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But we won't get picky on such a bright day. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Also, lenders are increasingly picky about who they give their best deals to. The Sun (2010)When buyers began getting picky about the fancy goods they paid for, what were they getting picky about? The Times Literary Supplement (2010)So we can get picky. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But otherwise they get picky. Christianity Today (2000)I've been afforded the luxury of being able to be a bit more picky. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The'not as young as we were' brigade are getting picky. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Let's not get too picky, though. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Are you being a bit picky, Brad? The Sun (2014)When it comes to cereals, rather than writing them off as all bad, just get picky. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You either embrace it or you get picky,' he says of the production that has its premiere tomorrow. Times, Sunday Times (2012)As you are eating less, your body may be a bit more picky or seek out new foods to ensure it gets all the nutrition it requires. The Sun (2013)That's ten fewer things for your GP to get picky about. The Sun (2016)Now if you are a charity or a non-profit organisation of some kind, you have to be picky about the people you take your money from. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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