noun. ['pɝˈfɛkʃənəst, pɝˈfɛkʃənɪst'] a person who is displeased by anything that does not meet very high standards.
Words that Rhyme with Perfectionist
Example sentences of the word perfectionist
Living by unattainable, perfectionist standards that set you up to fail and feel miserable.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Be careful how you handle the mistakes of someone whom you believe to be a self-oriented perfectionist.
Quotes containing the word perfectionist
1. Perfection' is man's ultimate illusion. It simply doesn't exist in the universe.... If you are a perfectionist, you are guaranteed to be a loser in whatever you do.
- David D. Burns
2. I've been called many names like perfectionist, difficult and obsessive. I think it takes obsession, takes searching for the details for any artist to be good.
- Barbra Streisand