Definition of fusspot in English:

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fusspot

Pronunciation: /ˈfəsˌpät/

noun

informal
A fussy person.
Example sentences
  • It is not beyond the realms that within a generation or two punctuation (not to mention spelling) will be regarded as the old-fashioned preserve of fusspots who have no idea how to communicate clearly.
  • Dictators are often fusspots about food, and Mussolini, like Hitler, was one.
  • The power to discriminate makes Virgo the sign of the food fusspot, the nutritionist and the restaurant critic.

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Syllabification: fuss·pot

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