a person who is excessively or captiously critical.

Origin of hypercritic

From the New Latin word hypercriticus, dating back to 1625–35. See hyper-, critic
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Historical Examples of hypercritics

  • Nor was there a fault within the oval of her face upon which the hypercritics of mature age could set a finger.

    The Duke's Children

    Anthony Trollope