adjective \ˈchü-zē\

: very careful in choosing : liking only certain things


Full Definition of CHOOSY

:  fastidiously selective :  particular <choosy shoppers>

Variants of CHOOSY

choosy also choos·ey \ˈchü-zē\

Examples of CHOOSY

  1. You can't be too choosy if you want a job right away.
  2. We could afford to be as choosy as we wanted to be.

First Known Use of CHOOSY


Rhymes with CHOOSY

CHOOSEY Defined for Kids


adjective \ˈchü-zē\

Definition of CHOOSY for Kids

:  careful in making choices <a choosy shopper>


Next Word in the Dictionary: chop (verb)Previous Word in the Dictionary: choose upAll Words Near: choosy
June 30, 2015
disinformation Hear it
false information deliberately spread
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears