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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CHOOSY

Possibly she was so choosy in order to heighten her importance.

However, the girls were choosy and not all soldiers were welcomed.

The effect was rather rough-dried, but we were not in a position to be choosy.

And as long as they performed their duties, I couldn't be choosy on an old ship like this.

Still and all, after you been warmin' the extra bench for a month one can't be choosy.

WORD ORIGIN

1862, American English, from choose + -y (2). Also sometimes choosey. Related: Choosiness.

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