VI. WORDS RELATING TO THE SENTIMENT AND MORAL POWERS

II. PERSONAL AFFECTIONS

3. Prospective Affections
Fastidiousness.

[Nouns] fastidiousness; nicety, hypercriticism, difficulty in being pleased, friandise, epicurism, omnia suspendens naso.

epicure, gourmet.

[Excess of delicacy] prudery.

[Verbs] be fastidious; have a sweet tooth.

mince the matter; turn up one's nose at (disdain) [more]; look a gift horse in the mouth, see spots on the sun.

[Adjectives] fastidious, nice, delicate, delicat, finical, difficult, dainty, lickerish, squeamish, thin-skinned; squeasy, queasy; hard to please, difficult to please; querulous, particular, straitlaced, scrupulous; censorious [more]; hypercritical; overcritical.

[Phrases] noli me tangere.

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