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Example sentences for stickler

Julia, it turns out, was a stickler for organization.
She was a stickler for first-hand verification of ideas, rather than blind following.
He was a stickler for personal hygiene, recalls a butler, and hated the smell of sweat.
If you must double-check details or if someone is a stickler, be diplomatic.

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