English to Danish Meaning :: pedantic

Pedantic :
pedantisk
- pedantisk
 

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Adjective(1) marked by a narrow focus on or display of learning especially its trivial aspects

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(1) Sorry to be pedantic but it really irked me for some reason.(2) Being a pedantic word-lover, and yes, a feminist, this drives me berserk.(3) Some companies don't like dealing with this inspector because they say he's draconian and pedantic .(4) Perhaps this is the wrong forum on which to be so pedantic , but this is something that has bothered me for a while.(5) The past few articles I have written for this site have been pedantic responses to articles written by others.(6) I had the same middle parted haircut for eight years, and I was quite pedantic about this being perfect.(7) Cricket has a reputation for its confusing, pedantic rules.(8) I have language skills, I'm pedantic to stupendous heights, computer literate and I can fire and strip a pistol.(9) You can be too pedantic about grammar and pronunciation and you can probably tell from this that spelling is a problem for me, especially when typing.(10) There's simply no way around the system: it's pedantic , laboured and mind-numbingly frustrating.(11) Long-winded sentences and pedantic phraseology have yielded place to brief reports.(12) In order not to sound too didactic or pedantic , the lecturer added anecdotes and personal comments.(13) My dictionary defines a pedagogue as a pedantic or dogmatic teacher and there is a lot of that about Waters.(14) At this point, the auteur's films felt fairly strained and pedantic .(15) Well you could say it's a deal of nitpicking by pedantic scientists over detail.(16) For years, pedantic scholars have crowed about the debt rock owes the blues.
Synonyms
Adjective
1. overscrupulous ::
overscrupulous
2. scrupulous ::
samvittighedsfulde
3. precise ::
præcis
4. exact ::
eksakt
6. punctilious ::
overpertentlig
7. meticulous ::
omhyggelig
8. fussy ::
kræsen
9. fastidious ::
kræsen
10. finicky ::
kræsen
11. dogmatic ::
dogmatisk
12. purist ::
puristiske
18. sophistic ::
sofistikere
20. captious ::
captious
21. hair-splitting ::
ordkløveri
24. persnickety ::
persnickety
Different Forms
pedantic
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

You find me finicky,
pedantic and annoying.

You find me finicky, PEDANTIC and annoying.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 2


Okay. Not to be pedantic,
the last I checked...

Okay. Not to be PEDANTIC, the last I checked...

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 7


That was me being pedantic.

That was me being PEDANTIC.

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 14


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