Definition of perskeet in US English:

perskeet

(also pirskeet, perskiet, perskit)

adjective

Shetland, Scottish
  • Fastidious, pernickety, meticulous; demanding.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Shetland News. From per- + a second element of uncertain origin. Compare earlier pershittie and discussion at that entry.

Pronunciation

perskeet

/pəˈskiːt/