pedant

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pedant /ˈpɛdn̩t/ noun
plural pedants
pedant
/ˈpɛdn̩t/
noun
plural pedants
Learner's definition of PEDANT
[count] disapproving
: a person who annoys other people by correcting small errors and giving too much attention to minor details

— pedantic

/pɪˈdæntɪk/ adjective [more pedantic; most pedantic]

— pedantically

/pɪˈdæntɪkli/ adverb

— pedantry

/ˈpɛdn̩tri/ noun [noncount]
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