meaning of -fy

-fy meaning in Etymology Dictionary

word-forming element meaning "make, make into," from French -fier, from Latin -ficare, from unstressed type of facere "to help make, do" (see factitious).


-fy meaning in General Dictionary

A suffix signifying to make, to create into, etc.; as, acetify, amplify, dandify, Frenchify, etc.


-fy meaning in General Dictionary

A suffix signifying to produce, to create into, etc.; as, acetify, amplify, dandify, Frenchify, etc.