exquisite, artistic, stern, overnice, old-womanish, old-maidish, elegant, nice, pernickety, delicious, chaste, fine, painstaking, exigent, accept, tasty, prissy, study at particular, esthetic, esthetical, tasteful, choosey
clean (part of speech: adjective)
vigilant (part of speech: adjective)
fastidious (part of speech: adjective)
Epicurean, picky, demanding, delicate, persnickety, careful, hypercritical, diligent, fussy, meticulous, rigorous, precise, prudish, discriminating, flawless, exacting, punctilious, discerning, scrupulous, proper, perspicacious, squeamish, dainty, critical, correct, priggish, particular, conscientious, severe, finicky, accurate, prim, literal, mincing, methodical, qualmish, choosy
- For though it is said at the present day, and will doubtless be said hereafter, that the Doones had devoured a baby once, as they came up Porlock hill, after fighting hard in the market- place, I knew that the tale was utterly false; for cruel and brutal as they were, their taste was very correct and choice, and indeed one might say fastidious. - "Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor", R. D. Blackmore.
- Allinson, whom he had regarded with contempt as a fastidious tenderfoot, might prove a dangerous rival. - "For the Allinson Honor", Harold Bindloss.
- Here was a fastidious black. - "The Voodoo Gold Trail", Walter Walden.