adjective, choosier, choosiest.
hard to please, particular; fastidious, especially in making a selection: She's too choosy about food.

1860–65, Americanism; choose + -y1

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choosy (ˈtʃuːzɪ)
adj , choosier, choosiest
informal particular in making a choice; difficult to please

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Word Origin & History

1862, Amer.Eng., from choose + -y. Also sometimes choosey.
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Example sentences
Although termites have a reputation for being indiscriminate eaters, they can
  in fact be quite choosy.
Some larger predators have also been shown to be choosy about what they eat.
It's choosy: not happy to see us in crowds, sickened by our struggle for any
  old advantage and the drone of business dealings.
Read the menu carefully and be choosy about what you order.
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