Synonyms of nitpicking in English:

nitpicking


See definition of nitpicking

adjective

1‘nurses can be driven spare by the nitpicking hierarchies in hospitals’

SYNONYMS

pedantic, overscrupulous, scrupulous, precise, exact, over-exacting, perfectionist, precisionist, punctilious, meticulous, fussy, fastidious, finical, finicky

dogmatic, purist, literalist, literalistic, formalist, scholastic

casuistic, casuistical, sophistic, sophistical

captious, hair-splitting, quibbling, pettifogging, fault-finding, hypercritical, cavilling, carping

pernickety

archaic overnice