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American English: /ˈfəsˌpɑt/
British English: /ˈfʌspɒt/


  • (esp British English) fussbudget
    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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