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logy

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adjective lo·gy \ˈlō-gē\

Simple Definition of logy

  • : not able to think or move normally because of being tired, sick, etc.

Full Definition of logy

lo·gi·erlo·gi·est

Examples of logy

  1. <the next morning I was feeling logy, having stayed up half the night>



Variants of logy

also log·gy play \ˈlȯ-gē, ˈlä-\

Origin of logy

perhaps from Dutch log heavy; akin to Middle Low German luggich lazy


First Known Use: 1847

Rhymes with logy


-logy

noun combining form lo·gy

Simple Definition of -logy

  • : area of knowledge : theory : science

  • : speech or writing

Full Definition of -logy

  1. 1 :  oral or written expression <phraseology>

  2. 2 :  doctrine :  theory :  science <ethnology>

Origin of -logy

French -logie, from Latin -logia, from Greek, from logos word


-LOGY Defined for Kids

-logy

noun suffix lo·gy

Definition of -logy

  1. :  area of knowledge :  science <biology>




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