overfussy

overfussy

(ˌəʊvəˈfʌsɪ)
adj, -fussier or -fussiest
too fussy
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Her heart and conscience may be well placed, but Paloma's urgent keening and overfussy and predictable musical settings lack the personal touch to make this change of course a success.
For nearly forty years the three McCoy brothers ran it and, after Tom and Peter left, Eugene carried on, also opening and then closing the (in my opinion overfussy and overpriced) rooftop restaurant at the Baltic, and later McCoy's Brasserie in Newcastle.
James Henry picked up another yellow card from overfussy referee Graham Salisbury before Scottish striker Johnny Russell got a third goal for the Rams.
Recover The game was not helped by overfussy referee Christopher Sarginson who wanted free-kicks and throw-ins to be taken not just from the right place, but from the exact blade of grass.
But it was the kind of situation where a ref has all too often this season scuttled over like an overfussy fishwife to flash yellow cards at players, leaving him with a problem for the rest of the game.
Rugged Rovers, who encountered five of the eight bookings from overfussy referee Andrew Green, came under the cosh as Marsden headed over, Rob Oddy headed straight into the arms of Lewis, who then had to go down low to foil Murphy's hattrick hopes.
As a teacher, you have to learn the difference between giving encouragement and being overfussy or pedantic.
Like many a thesp-turned-helmer, Mashkov's direction is overfussy, with the camera moving around unnecessarily as if nervously trying to avert accusations of staginess.
The whole of America, apart from perhaps a certain S Graf, wanted its brightest starlet Andy Roddick to lift the Washington title one year after making his pro debut there, and Agassi was probably not overfussy about the prospect of a match-up with the A-Rod in the final.
Parks' idiosyncratic scores are ornamental without being overfussy and if Rufus's vocals, which at times sound eerily like Marc Bolan, are an acquired taste, he could well - on recent evidence - give his dad some worthwhile lessons in the craft of song-w riting.
I have to say that I found much of this material either redundant (restating the motet texts, giving tables of ambitus and finales) or overfussy (most of the footnotes).
two years ago, had interesting but overfussy food in an atmosphere like a Marriott Hotel.