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doozy

noun doo·zy \ˈdü-zē\\-zər\

Simple Definition of doozy

  • : something that is unusually good, bad, big, severe, etc.

Full Definition of doozy

plural doozies or doozers

  1. :  an extraordinary one of its kind

Examples of doozy

  1. They say the snowstorm tonight is going to be a doozy.

  2. Watch out for that first step. It's a doozy.

  3. Some of her comments have been real doozies.

  4. a doozy of a year



Variants of doozy

or doo·zie play \ˈdü-zē\ also doo·zer play \-zər\

Origin of doozy

perhaps alteration of daisy


First Known Use: 1916


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