Meaning of doozie

doo•zie

Pronunciation: (d'zē), [key]
— n., v., -zied, -zi•ing.
—n.
  1. something that is extraordinary or outstanding of its kind: The storm was a doozie, with winds of fifty miles an hour.
—v.i.
  1. to make more attractive or appealing, as by adding features or ornaments, cleaning or repairing, or clothing brightly: You'll have to doozie up the house before you can sell it.
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