It took a special, meticulous kind of person to accomplish the undertaking, someone with brains, patience, and nerves of steel.
Undoubtedly there are many honorable, meticulous, and intelligent people working for these companies.
Sylvia Plath wrote in her journals, and going by the meticulous recipe records she kept, she hardly ever stopped.
The continuing mystery was how the meticulous and careful Pham had become infected.
He admitted responsibility without hesitation, and in meticulous, grisly detail.
Then he gave details of the affair; and he had as great a passion for the meticulous as a German historian.
At least in his early works, he was meticulous in his research.
The scheme of Ibsen's drama was too vast for the very minute and meticulous method he chose to adopt.
We must be artists as well as meticulous classifiers, cataloguers, and reasoners.
Neither had her father any of the misgivings so common and so hateful in meticulous old men.
1530s, "fearful, timid," from Latin meticulosus "fearful, timid," literally "full of fear," from metus "fear, dread, apprehension, anxiety," of unknown origin. Sense of "fussy about details" is first recorded in English 1827, from French méticuleux "timorously fussy." Related: Meticulosity.