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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

doo•zy*ˈdu zi(n.)(pl.)-zies.

  1. Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal

    Ref: doozie .

* Informal..

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  1. doozy(Noun)

    something that is extraordinary. Often used in the context of troublesome, difficult or problematic, but can be used positively as well.

    Most of the test was easy, but the last question was a doozy.

  2. Origin: American, from daisy (the flower), also 18th century and onward English slang for something excellent. May have been influenced by Eleonora Duse, Italian actress.

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