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American English: /ˈpɪki/
British English: /ˈpɪki/

Translation of picky in Spanish:

adjective pickier, pickiest

  • [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • He also recalls the challenges of trying to please a picky female client who owned four airplanes and several boats.
    • Adults are fussy and picky; adults only want to deal in logic and real life.
    • To get the downsides out of the way first, our test sample was very picky with the hard drives we used.

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