WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
- Informal Termsdoozie up, 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.
of uncert. orig.;
sometimes associated with the Duesenburg, a luxury auto, though the var. dozy precedes the appearance of the car in 1920]