fussy

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈfʌsi/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈfʌsi/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(fusē)


Inflections of 'fussy' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
fussier
adj comparative
fussiest
adj superlative
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fussy

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. is a fussy eater
  2. is fussy with his [food, accommodation]
  3. is fussy about the [men] she dates
  4. is fussy about the [decoration, layout, colors]
  5. fussy about [where she stays, what he eats]
  6. has fussy [kids, children]
  7. was fussy as a child
  8. don't be so fussy!
  9. are being too fussy!
  10. you can't be too fussy!
  11. the baby was fussy (last night)
  12. is a very fussy baby
  13. fussy and [irritable, particular, hard to please]
  14. is a fussy [program, gadget, device]
  15. the [program] can be fussy
  16. am [struggling, fighting] with this fussy [program]
  17. the [interior, design, layout] is too fussy
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