- adhere to; stick to
- Don't be such a stickler for detail.／Don't be so scrupulous [particular] about little things.
- 〔物事にやかましい〕be particular ((about)); 〔気にする〕worry ((about)); 〔固執する〕stick ((to))
- To those who are particular about color, I recommend the purple one.
- 「worry about [stick to] formalities
- fuss over (small) details
- He is a stickler for detail.
- He has a complex about his father.／((口)) He is hung up on his relationship with his father.