adjective Also pic·a·yun·ish. Informal.
HEED THE VOX POPULI, AND TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Origin of picayune
OTHER WORDS FROM picayunepic·a·yun·ish·ly, adverbpic·a·yun·ish·ness, noun
Words nearby picayune
Example sentences from the Web for picayunish
I have become what I am, because to me the broad canvas alone is interesting, and picayunish prejudices are contemptible.Destiny|Charles Neville Buck
Mediocrity was in the saddle, and picayunish partisan politics held the center of the boards.The Hindered Hand|Sutton E. Griggs
Little she thought of Settlements or picayunish donations now.V. V.'s Eyes|Henry Sydnor Harrison