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fozy

[foh-zee, foz-ee] /ˈfoʊ zi, ˈfɒz i/
adjective, fozier, foziest. Chiefly Scot.
1.
spongy; loose-textured.
2.
(of a vegetable or fruit) overripe.
3.
(of a person) fat; flabby.
4.
Informal. dull-witted; stupid; fatheaded.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; compare Dutch voos spongy, Low German fussig
Related forms
foziness, noun
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