curious (adj.)
particular, difficult to satisfy, hard to please
AC III.ii.35[Antony to Caesar] You shall not find, / Though you be ... curious, the least cause / For what you seem to fear
Sonn.38.13[] If my slight Muse do please these curious days
TS IV.iv.36[Pedant as Vincentio to Baptista] curious I cannot be with you
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