Definition of "stickler" [stic•kler]

  • (noun) One who insists on something unyieldingly: a stickler for neatness.
  • (noun) Something puzzling or difficult.

Use "stickler" in a sentence

  • "The main stickler is that by the end of the book, the reader is left without a sense of closure."
  • "Now the only stickler is that it just so happens she’s out of town on business this week and doesn’t know she’s switching."
  • "Diane Groomes was known as a stickler for the rules City Desk"

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