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Synonyms for fussiness

unnecessary elaborateness in details

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"If a baby, toddler or young child starts showing signs of crankiness or fussiness this can be an early indication of heat stress."
"Her sisters have been very helpful and a wealth of knowledge when it comes to feeding and fussiness. They talk all the time and are comparing notes on how to get Stormi on a feeding and sleeping schedule."
A 17-month-old previously healthy girl was seen by her pediatrician because of a 3-week history of fussiness, constipation, decreased appetite, and temperature to 37.7[degrees] C.
Culturelle Baby Calm + Comfort probiotic drops with chamomile help reduce crying and fussiness from occasional digestive upset by restoring the balance of healthy bacteria in a baby's digestive system, the company said.
These signs may include yawning, staring, fussiness, quieting down, losing interest in playtime, eye rubbing, and hand sucking.
Lagom means "just enough", summing up the relaxed Scandivanian lifestyle where a lack of fussiness is key.
The certified-organic Wellements Probiotic Gripe Water formula is designed to help ease stomach discomfort often associated with gas, colic, fussiness and hiccups in infants, while supplying an abundance of friendly bacteria critical for healthy digestive and immune systems.
fussiness was prophetic; we were acolytes, apprenticed to indifference
Each additional point they scored on the anxiety scale was associated with an extra point on the food fussiness scale.
Designed to decrease fussiness and assist in self-calming, the Ollie Swaddle also improves the quality and duration of sleep!
Zeazas-Laferty told Grice in a follow-up interview in October that she agreed her son had taken a direct dose of the drug, but denied the detective's suggestion that she had given methadone to the child in order to ease his fussiness, according to the affidavit.
Satiety Responsiveness, Food Fussiness, Slowness in Eating and Emotional Under-eating) [24].
Parents and doctors who dismiss food fussiness as a passing phase may be wrong, they suggested.
Is it just an example of extreme fussiness, or could he have a food phobia?
We don't want frills or fussiness, so strip back the clutter for a calming space that lets the shapes and contours of the furniture and accessories shine through.