choos|y

choos|y
choos|y «CHOO zee», adjective, choos|i|er, choos|i|est.
Informal. particular or fussy: »

She was too choosy about what dress to wear and was late to the party. Country bankers have become more choosy in granting loans (Wall Street Journal).

choos´i|ly, adverb.
choos´i|ness, noun.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • choos´i|ly — choos|y «CHOO zee», adjective, choos|i|er, choos|i|est. Informal. particular or fussy: »She was too choosy about what dress to wear and was late to the party. Country bankers have become more choosy in granting loans (Wall Street Journal).… …   Useful english dictionary

  • choos|ey — «CHOO zee», adjective, choos|i|er, choos|i|est. = choosy. (Cf. ↑choosy) …   Useful english dictionary

  • choos — choos·er; choos·ey; …   English syllables

  • choos´i|ness — choos|y «CHOO zee», adjective, choos|i|er, choos|i|est. Informal. particular or fussy: »She was too choosy about what dress to wear and was late to the party. Country bankers have become more choosy in granting loans (Wall Street Journal).… …   Useful english dictionary

  • choos´er — …   Useful english dictionary

  • choos·ey — ↑choosy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chattanooga Choo-Choos — Leagues Negro Southern League (1940 46) …   Wikipedia

  • chooser — choos·er …   English syllables

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  • choosy — choos•y [[t]ˈtʃu zi[/t]] adj. choos•i•er, choos•i•est hard to please; fussy in choosing • Etymology: 1860–65, amer. choos′i•ness, n …   From formal English to slang

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