doozy

[doo-zee] Informal.
noun, plural doozies, verb, doozied, doozying.
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doozy (ˈduːzɪ)
 
n , pl -zies
slang something excellent: the plot's a doozy

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doozy
also doozie, 1903 (adj.), 1916 (n.), perhaps an alteration of daisy, or from popular It. actress Eleonora Duse (1859-1924). In either case, reinforced by Duesenberg, expensive, classy make of automobile 1920s-30s.
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Psychiatry is about to spring a doozy on those with mental illness.
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