Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “choosy”

choosy

adjective uk   /ˈtʃuː.zi/ informal us  
difficult to please because you are very exact about what you like: She's very choosy about what she eats and drinks.Wanting everything to be right
(Definition of choosy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of choosy?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “choosy” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

stampede

When animals or people stampede, they all move quickly in the same direction, often because they are frightened.

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More