massy

[ mas-ee ]
/ ˈmæs i /

adjective, mass·i·er, mass·i·est.

Origin of massy

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at mass, -y1
Related formsmass·i·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for massy

massy

/ (ˈmæsɪ) /

adjective massier or massiest

a literary word for massive
Derived Formsmassiness, noun
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Word Origin and History for massy

massy


adj.

late 14c., from mass (n.1) + -y (2).

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