dozy

adjective
\ ˈdō-zē How to pronounce dozy (audio) \
dozier; doziest

Definition of dozy

Other Words from dozy

dozily \ ˈdō-​zə-​lē How to pronounce dozy (audio) \ adverb
doziness noun

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Examples of dozy in a Sentence

He's a dozy old chap. the big Thanksgiving dinner left us all feeling satisfied and dozy
Recent Examples on the Web The seminar had the dozy air common to classes that take place right after lunch—the fluorescent lights buzzing, the smell of burned coffee and wintergreen gum. Rachel Syme, The New Yorker, 6 Jan. 2020 Where other bond-fund managers are looking for ways to wake up the somnolent, dozy parts of the investment world by using derivatives and exotic products to goose returns, Ms. Stanek and her team at Baird Funds are happy to avoid that excitement. Chuck Jaffe, WSJ, 6 May 2018 Where other bond-fund managers are looking for ways to wake up the somnolent, dozy parts of the investment world by using derivatives and exotic products to goose returns, Ms. Stanek and her team at Baird Funds are happy to avoid that excitement. Chuck Jaffe, WSJ, 6 May 2018 Shearer 3 run (Eubank pass from Murray) MC–Dozier 15 pass from Mosfield (run failed) Records: SK 1-0, MC 0-1. Enquirer Preps, Cincinnati.com, 18 Aug. 2017 Dozier begins rehab assignment Top prospect Hunter Dozier began a rehab assignment Tuesday at Class A Wilmington. Rustin Dodd, kansascity, 23 May 2017 Dozier’s leadoff single, Jorge Polanco’s double and a one-out walk for Kepler loaded the bases for the lefty-swinging Vargas. Ben Standig, Twin Cities, 24 May 2017 The legislation also provides for the reburial of unidentified remains from Dozier at a cemetery in Tallahassee. Jim Turner, miamiherald, 2 June 2017 Dozier, 25, has played five games on his rehab assignment, including three for Class A Wilmington and two at Omaha. Rustin Dodd, kansascity.com, 1 June 2017 See More

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First Known Use of dozy

1693, in the meaning defined above

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“Dozy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dozy. Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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