Synonyms of pedantic in English:

pedantic

adjective

  • 1 a pedantic interpretation of the rules
    overscrupulous, scrupulous, precise, exact, perfectionist, punctilious, meticulous, fussy, fastidious, finicky;
    dogmatic, purist, literalist, literalistic, formalist;
    captious, hair-splitting, quibbling
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