Definition of FY

fiscal year

-fy

verb suffix

Definition of -fy

1 : make : form into
  • dandify
2 : invest with the attributes of : make similar to
  • citify

Origin and Etymology of -fy

Middle English -fien, from Anglo-French -fier, from Latin -ficare, from -ficus -fic


FY Defined for English Language Learners

-fy

Definition of -fy for English Language Learners

  • : cause to become


FY Defined for Kids

-fy

verb suffix \ ˌfī \

Definition of -fy for Students

-fied; -fying
1 : make : form into
  • solidify
2 : provide with the characteristics of
  • beautify

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