pedantic
Pronunciation
  • enPR: pa-dăn'tĭk, IPA: /pəˈdæn.tɪk/
Adjective

pedantic

  1. Like a pedant, overly concerned with formal rules and trivial points of learning.
  2. Being showy of one’s knowledge, often in a boring manner.
  3. Being finicky or fastidious, especially with language.
Synonyms Related terms Translations Translations Translations


This text is extracted from the Wiktionary and it is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license | Terms and conditions | Privacy policy 0.010
Offline English dictionary