What are some alternative words for meticulous?

Synonyms for meticulous
məˈtɪk yə ləs

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term meticulous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. meticulous, punctilious(adj)

    marked by precise accordance with details

    "meticulous research"; "punctilious in his attention to rules of etiquette"

    Synonyms:
    punctilious

    Antonyms:
    unfastidious, imprecise

  2. meticulous(adj)

    marked by extreme care in treatment of details

    "a meticulous craftsman"; "almost worryingly meticulous in his business formalities"

    Synonyms:
    punctilious

    Antonyms:
    imprecise, unfastidious

Wiktionary

  1. meticulous(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    careful, painstaking, scrupulous, rigorous, precise

    Antonyms:
    sloppy, slapdash, careless

  2. meticulous(adjective)

    Timid, fearful, overly cautious.

    Synonyms:
    painstaking, precise, rigorous, scrupulous, careful

    Antonyms:
    sloppy, careless, slapdash

  3. meticulous(adjective)

    Characterized by very precise, conscientious attention to details.

    Synonyms:
    painstaking, careful, precise, rigorous, scrupulous

    Antonyms:
    careless, slapdash, sloppy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. meticulous(a)

    Synonyms:
    timid, fearful, diffident

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    thorough, careful, scrupulous, painstaking

How to pronounce meticulous?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say meticulous in sign language?

  1. meticulous

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#5469careful
#7489precise
#9815thorough
#13774rigorous
#35141meticulous
#54309painstaking
#74927scrupulous
#239044punctilious

How to use meticulous in a sentence?

  1. Mark Caine:

    Meticulous planning will enable everything a man does to appear spontaneous.

  2. Santiago Albadalejos:

    We deploy higher protection than others because the patients we handle present intense symptoms and are more contagious, transfers are slow, and very meticulous.

  3. Stephen Sondheim:

    I was knocked out -- I thought it was wonderful, they seemed so fresh and meticulous and theatrical.

  4. Stephane Dujarric:

    With allegations of sexual abuse that we take extremely seriously, one also has to be as meticulous as possible in handling numbers, in handling and interviewing victims, and it's exactly what we are doing.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    The universe has no mind and that’s why it can never reach perfection! Perfection is the art of meticulous high-mind!


Translations for meticulous

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for meticulous »

Translation

Find a translation for the meticulous synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Images & Illustrations of meticulous

  1. meticulous
    meticulous
    meticulous
    meticulous
    meticulous

Discuss these meticulous synonyms with the community:

0 Comments


    Citation

    Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "meticulous." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 5 Dec. 2020. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/meticulous>.

    Are we missing a good synonym for meticulous?

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for meticulous:

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.