- excessively precise and attentive to detail; fussy.
- (of a task) requiring close attention; exacting.
But persnickety doesn't only pertain to laundry. Oh, no.
I do my best to be precise and pay attention to detail when I write. Proofreading is important to ensure words and punctuation are used correctly.
There you have it. I'm a persnickety, perfectionistic, precise proofreader.
Point made. Poof, I'm done!