Pedantic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |pɪˈdæntɪk|  American pronunciation of the word pedantic
Brit.  |pɪˈdantɪk|  British pronunciation of the word pedantic

adjective

- marked by a narrow focus on or display of learning especially its trivial aspects (syn: academic, donnish)

Examples

Some people can be very pedantic about punctuation.

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