Definition of perfectionistic in English:



  • See perfectionist

    • ‘And when he was telling me we were all too perfectionistic and still too grade-conscious, I said, ‘But Sir, our grades do come out on the transcript… and low marks look terrible, you know.’’
    • ‘For a band that's lacking in perfectionistic recording tactics, the songs are clean and mean.’
    • ‘Before perfectionistic pressure gets a stranglehold on you, alter your outlook.’
    • ‘It's far too perfectionistic too: of course, no one can become completely balanced in the center and dish out criticism in precisely balanced portions.’
    • ‘Well-organized, orderly, and fastidious, they try to maintain high standards, but can slip into being critical and perfectionistic.’