picky


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exacting especially about details

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When mothers viewed their children as picky eaters - unwilling to try nonfamiliar foods - a decrease also was seen in the amount of fruits and vegetables consumed.
TEEN megastar Miley Cyrus is pretty picky when it comes to boyfriends - and will run a mile if they get too soppy.
I think I'd be very picky about when I did blitz,'' he said.
Despite the high prevalence of picky eaters, until recently little was really known about these children, their eating habits, and their nutritional status.
We've got great presents for your blood relations and even for your gay extended family who are picky, picky, picky.
Females become less picky about mates as their first reproductive peak wanes, according to a new analysis of cockroach sex.
Wor Sid warned: "Taylor has been a bit picky of late, experimenting with wearing glasses, losing weight and losing a few matches he would expect to win.
But smitten John is determined to win the picky pooch over and has been spotted taking him for regular walks around Los Angeles.
Like petty bureaucrats, these birds are generally monogamous, rarely picky about food and uncomplaining about the weather.
Taking an uncommon perspective on fashions that entice the opposite sex, European researchers have documented the first case of females in the wild decked out to advertise their good genes to picky males.
And a contingent of diverse music makers -- including Pepe Aguilar, Ramon Ayala, Cafe Quijano, Desmond Child, Pablo Croce, Alejandro Fernandez, Dave Fridmann, Kinky, Sebastian Krys, Bob Ludwig, Ricky Martin, Luis Miguel, Ednita Nazario, Ozomatli, Paulina Rubio, Roselyn Sanchez, Soraya, Picky Talarico, Tatiana, Los Tigres Del Norte and Jaci Velasquez, among many others -- each earned nominations.
Child psychologist Dr Gillian Harris believes that some children who are picky eaters could actually be suffering from phobia of certain foods.
PICKY Rick Palfrey paid pounds 1,100zz to have ONE block of cheese flown out to Bulgaria for his holiday.
But, frankly, after being part of Cornerstone, I'll be pretty darned picky where I apply to run a theater.