Fy meaning

Cause to become; make.

Basify.

suffix
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To make; cause to be or become.

Liquefy.

affix
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To cause to have or feel; imbue with.

Glorify.

affix
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To become.

Putrefy.

affix
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A common acronym for "fiscal year."
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(archaic) Expressing disapproval.
interjection
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(obsolete) To digest.
verb
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Fiscal year.
abbreviation
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Fiscal year.
abbreviation
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Origin of fy

  • ME fyen, -fien < OFr -fier < L -ficare < facere, to make, do: see fact

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • Middle English -fien from Old French -fier from Latin -ficāre, -ficārī from -ficus -fic

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin fi ‘pooh!’.

    From Wiktionary

  • Aphetized from defy.

    From Wiktionary