But I can attest first hand: one lapse aside, Fareed is just such a fastidious writer.
Very rarely, though, that fastidious and precise pulse deteriorates into a disorganized scramble.
Jeffries is apparently a frequent flyer as well as a fastidious and exacting one.
"I am afraid of this high-born, fastidious friar," said Gerard.
Emma made her toilet with the fastidious care of an actress on her debut.
In the creation of this region nothing was overlooked that might appeal to the most fastidious.
In every detail she satisfied his critical, fastidious taste.
For those who commonly go by the name of the Seven Sages are not admitted into the category of the wise by fastidious critics.
She was a fastidious woman, and a beard seemed to her untidy.
This division, however, is fastidious at present, as all those on service in Fezzan are now possessed of horses.
mid-15c., "full of pride," from Latin fastidiosus "disdainful, squeamish, exacting," from fastidium "loathing, squeamishness," most likely from *fastu-taidiom, a compound of fastus "contempt, arrogance" and taedium "aversion, disgust." Early use in English was both in passive and active senses. Meaning "squeamish, over-nice" emerged in English 1610s. Related: Fastidiously; fastidiousness.
fastidious fas·tid·i·ous (fā-stĭd'ē-əs, fə-)
Possessing or displaying careful, meticulous attention to detail.
Difficult to please; exacting.
Having complex nutritional requirements. Used of microorganisms.