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Meaning of doozy #1 (permalink) Fri Nov 06, 2009 10:37 am   Meaning of doozy
 

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ESL/EFL Test #284 "English Slang Idioms (6)", question 3

Jenny thought that the last problem on the test was a real .......... It was much harder and more complex than any of the previous problems.

(a) doozy
(b) whooper
(c) carp
(d) Snafu

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #284 "English Slang Idioms (6)", answer 3

Jenny thought that the last problem on the test was a real doozy. It was much harder and more complex than any of the previous problems.

Correct answer: (a) doozy

Your answer was: ?
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hello! I've found that ''doozy'' means smth excellent. But in your sentence this word does not have such a meaning.

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Meaning of doozy #2 (permalink) Sat Nov 07, 2009 2:21 am   Meaning of doozy
 

Doozy=something extremely good/bad/difficult/thrilling/etc.
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