ALL meanings of -cy

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  • suffix -cy -cy replaces '-te', '-t', and '-tic' at the end of some adjectives to form nouns referring to the state or quality described by the adjective. 3
  • suffix -cy -cy is added to some nouns referring to people with a particular rank or post in order to form nouns that refer to this rank or post. 3
  • suffix -cy indicating state, quality, or condition 3
  • suffix -cy rank or office 3
  • noun -cy quality, condition, state, or fact of being 3
  • noun -cy position, rank, or office of 3
  • suffix -cy (non-productive) Used to form nouns of state, condition or quality e.g. obstinacy. 0
  • suffix -cy (non-productive) Used to form nouns of rank or office e.g. abbacy. 0
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