EN fussy
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{adjective}

1. general

fussy (also: agitated)
fussy (also: finicky, pernickety)
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etepetete {adj.} [coll.]
fussy (also: pernickety)
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pusselig {adj.} [Northger.] [coll.] (übergenau)

2. "needing much care"

fussy
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fisselig {adj.} [dial.]

3. "bustling"

fussy

4. "fastidious"

fussy (also: inherent, specific)
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eigen {adj.}
So perhaps it is time for European governments to respect human rights at home instead of being so fussy about what happens elsewhere.
Es wäre also an der Zeit, daß die europäischen Regierungen die Menschenrechte in ihren eigenen Ländern respektieren, ehe sie anderen so strenge Vorschriften machen.

6. "about food", pejorative

fussy
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heikel {adj.} [Aust.]
fussy (also: particular, carping)
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mäkelig {adj.} [pej.]

7. "about clothes, neatness", pejorative

fussy (also: anal)
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kleinlich {adj.} [coll.]
The European Union is becoming fussier and fussier about the help given to certain areas of activity.
Die Europäische Union wird bei Hilfen für bestimmte Aktionsbereiche immer kleinlicher.

8. "curtains, clothing", pejorative

fussy

9. "about clothes, neatness", colloquial

fussy (also: picky, persnickety, pernickety, anal)
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pingelig {adj.} [coll.]

10. "full of unnecessary decoration"

fussy (also: kittenish)

11. "easily flustered"

12. "about people", pejorative

Context sentences for "fussy" in German

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EnglishThey should not be over-fussy, but they must protect us.
Sie sollen nicht pedantisch genau sein, uns aber ausreichenden Schutz gewähren.
EnglishThe tourists, i. e. the consumers of tourist products, book their holidays increasingly late and are becoming increasingly fussy.
Die Gäste, also die Konsumenten touristischer Produkte, buchen immer kurzfristiger und werden immer anspruchsvoller.
EnglishI can't do with fussy eaters.
Englishto be fussy about sth.
EnglishDon't be so fussy!
EnglishMy, you're fussy!
EnglishSo perhaps it is time for European governments to respect human rights at home instead of being so fussy about what happens elsewhere.
Es wäre also an der Zeit, daß die europäischen Regierungen die Menschenrechte in ihren eigenen Ländern respektieren, ehe sie anderen so strenge Vorschriften machen.
EnglishSome companies, who are not too fussy about safety, can still, these days, change over to other airports where less stringent monitoring is in force.
Einige Gesellschaften, die es mit der Sicherheit nicht so genau nehmen, haben heutzutage noch die Möglichkeit des Ausweichens auf andere Flughäfen, auf denen weniger strenge Kontrollen gelten.

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