Advertisement

Advertisement

View synonyms for massy

massy

[ mas-ee ]

adjective

, mass·i·er, mass·i·est.


massy

/ ˈmæsɪ /

adjective

  1. a literary word for massive


Discover More

Derived Forms

  • ˈmassiness, noun

Discover More

Other Words From

  • massi·ness noun

Discover More

Word History and Origins

Origin of massy1

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; mass, -y 1

Discover More

Example Sentences

This is the material of the celebrated Roman cement, which holds together to this day the massy structures of ancient Rome.

The massy spire of St. Paul's church, London, was burned down by lightning.

On the right and on the left reposed, each in a massy sarcophagus, the departed kings and queens of Spain.

The figure was engraved on a massy gold plate, thickly powdered with emeralds and precious stones.

It was a massy stone, rounded, with a comparatively broad base and entablature but not otherwise remarkable.

Advertisement

Word of the Day

axolotl

[ak-suh-lot-l ]

Meaning and examples

Start each day with the Word of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Dictionary.com Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement


mass wastingMassys