Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

achy

play
adjective \ˈā-kē\

Definition of achy

achier

achiest

  1. :  afflicted with aches <feeling tired and achy>

achiness

noun


Examples of achy in a sentence

  1. <unable to play in tomorrow's football game because of an achy right knee>



1864

First Known Use of achy

1864


Medical Dictionary

achy

play
adjective \ˈā-kē\

Medical Definition of achy

achier

;

achiest

  1. :  affected with aches

achiness

noun



Learn More about achy


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up achy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to depart quickly

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

alphabet-pasta-spelling-help

Which is the correct spelling?

acommodate acommadate accomodate accommodate
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ