Adjectives ending in Y | 1000+ list of adjectives that end with y

Adjectives ending in y! All the a to z adjectives that end with the letter y are listed here. You can download PDF of this complete lesson. The most important and commonly used two and three syllable, comparative, descriptive and all kinds of adjectives are here.

Adjectives Ending in Y

Video Lesson

Adjectives List 1

  1. Accessory
  2. Accretionary
  3. Accusatory
  4. Admonitory
  5. Advisory
  6. Airworthy
  7. Airy
  8. Airy-fairy
  9. Alimentary
  10. All-day
  11. Almighty
  12. Amatory
  13. Ambulatory
  14. Ancillary
  15. Angry

Also Study: List of strong Adjectives 

  1. Anticipatory
  2. Anti-inflammatory
  3. Anti-inflationary
  4. Antisecretory
  5. Antislavery
  6. Arbitrary
  7. Articulatory
  8. Arty
  9. Ashy
  10. Auditory
  11. Auxiliary
  12. Away
  13. Axillary
  14. Baggy
  15. Balmy
  16. Bandy
  17. Barbary
  18. Barmy
  19. Batty
  20. Bawdy
  21. Bay
  22. Beady
  23. Beaky
  24. Beastly
  25. Beefy
  26. Beery
  27. Bendy
  28. Big-money
  29. Biliary
  30. Binary
  31. Bitchy
  32. Bitty
  33. Blameworthy
  34. Bleary
  35. Blobby
  36. Blocky
  37. Bloodthirsty
  38. Bloody
  39. Blotchy
  40. Bluesy
  41. Bluey
  42. Blurry
  43. Blustery
  44. Bodily
  45. Boggy
  46. Boney
  47. Bonny
  48. Bony
  49. Boozy
  50. Bossy
  51. Bouncy
  52. Boxy
  53. Brainy
  54. Brassy
  55. Brawny
  56. Breakaway
  57. Breathy
  58. Breezy
  59. Bristly
  60. Broody
  61. Brotherly
  62. Bubbly
  63. Budgetary
  64. Bulky
  65. Bumpy
  66. Burgundy
  67. Burly
  68. Bushy
  69. Busty
  70. Busy
  71. Buttery
  72. Cagey
  73. Canny
  74. Capillary
  75. Cardiopulmonary
  76. Catchy
  77. Cautionary
  78. Celebratory
  79. Chalky
  80. Chancy
  81. Chappy
  82. Chary
  83. Chatty
  84. Cheeky
  85. Cheery
  86. Cheesy
  87. Chesty
  88. Chewy
  89. Chilly
  90. Chintzy
  91. Chirpy
  92. Choosy
  93. Choppy
  94. Chubby
  95. Chummy
  96. Chunky
  97. Circulatory
  98. Clammy
  99. Classificatory
  100. Classy
  101. Clingy
  102. Cloudy
  103. Clumpy
  104. Clumsy
  105. Cockney
  106. Cocky
  107. Comely
  108. Comfy
  109. Compensatory
  110. Complementary
  111. Complimentary
  112. Compulsory
  113. Concessionary
  114. Conciliatory
  115. Condemnatory
  116. Confirmatory
  117. Congratulatory
  118. Constabulary
  119. Contemporary
  120. Contractionary
  121. Contradictory
  122. Contrary
  123. Contributory
  124. Coppery
  125. Corky
  126. Corny
  127. Coronary
  128. Costly
  129. Cosy
  130. Counter-revolutionary
  131. Courtly
  132. Cowardly
  133. Coy
  134. Cozy
  135. Crafty
  136. Craggy
  137. Cranky
  138. Crappy
  139. Crazy
  140. Creaky
  141. Creamy
  142. Creditworthy
  143. Creepy
  144. Crinkly
  145. Crispy
  146. Cross-country
  147. Cross-party
  148. Crumbly
  149. Crummy
  150. Crunchy
  151. Crusty
  152. Cuddly
  153. Culinary
  154. Curly
  155. Cursory
  156. Curvy
  157. Cushy
  158. Customary
  159. Daily
  160. Dainty
  161. Dastardly
  162. Day-to-day
  163. Deadly
  164. Deathly
  165. Declamatory
  166. Declaratory
  167. Defamatory
  168. Deflationary
  169. Depositary
  170. Deregulatory
  171. Derisory
  172. Derogatory
  173. Designatory
  174. Desultory
  175. Dewy
  176. Dicky
  177. Dietary
  178. Dilatory
  179. Dingy
  180. Dippy
  181. Dirty
  182. Disciplinary
  183. Discretionary
  184. Discriminatory
  185. Dishy
  186. Disorderly
  187. Diversionary
  188. Dizzy
  189. Dodgy
  190. Domiciliary
  191. Dopey
  192. Dotty
  193. Doughty
  194. Dowdy
  195. Downy
  196. Dozy
  197. Draughty
  198. Dreamy
  199. Dreary
  200. Dressy
  201. Drippy
  202. Drizzly
  203. Droopy
  204. Drowsy
  205. Dry
  206. Ducky
  207. Dumpy
  208. Dusky
  209. Dusty
  210. Each-way
  211. Early
  212. Earthly
  213. Earthy
  214. Easterly
  215. Easy
  216. Eco-friendly
  217. Economy
  218. Edgy
  219. Elderly
  220. Elementary
  221. Emancipatory
  222. Empty
  223. Environment-friendly
  224. Epistolary
  225. Epoxy
  226. Everyday
  227. Evolutionary
  228. Excitatory
  229. Exclusionary
  230. Ex-directory
  231. Exemplary
  232. Expansionary
  233. Expeditionary
  234. Expiratory
  235. Explanatory
adjectives ending in y

Also study: Adjectives that start with A To describe a person

List 2

  1. Exploratory
  2. Expository
  3. Extraordinary
  4. Extra-sensory
  5. Extra-statutory
  6. Faddy
  7. Fancy
  8. Fatherly
  9. Fatty
  10. Faulty
  11. Feathery
  12. Feisty
  13. Ferny
  14. Fiddly
  15. Fidgety
  16. Fiduciary
  17. Fiery
  18. Fifty-fifty
  19. Filmy
  20. Filthy
  21. Finicky
  22. Fishy
  23. Fizzy
  24. Flabby
  25. Flaky
  26. Flashy
  27. Fleshy
  28. Flighty
  29. Flimsy
  30. Flinty
  31. Floppy
  32. Floury
  33. Flowery
  34. Fluffy
  35. Fly
  36. Flyaway
  37. Foamy
  38. Foggy
  39. Folksy
  40. Foolhardy
  41. Footy
  42. Formulary
  43. Foxy
  44. Fragmentary
  45. Freaky
  46. Friendly
  47. Frilly
  48. Frisky
  49. Frizzy
  50. Froggy
  51. Frosty
  52. Frothy
  53. Fruity
  54. Frumpy
  55. Funerary
  56. Funky
  57. Funny
  58. Furry
  59. Fussy
  60. Fusty
  61. Fuzzy
  62. Gangly
  63. Gassy
  64. Gaudy
  65. Gauzy
  66. Gawky
  67. Gay
  68. Genitourinary
  69. Gentlemanly
  70. Geostationary
  71. Ghastly
  72. Ghostly
  73. Giddy
  74. Gimmicky
  75. Gingery
  76. Girly
  77. Glassy
  78. Glittery
  79. Glitzy
  80. Gloomy
  81. Glossy
  82. Godly
  83. Goodly
  84. Gooey
  85. Goofy
  86. Gory
  87. Gossipy
  88. Grainy
  89. Grassy
  90. Gravelly
  91. Gray
  92. Greasy
  93. Greedy
  94. Grey
  95. Grimy
  96. Grisly
  97. Gritty
  98. Grizzly
  99. Groggy
  100. Groovy
  101. Grotty
  102. Grubby
  103. Grumpy
  104. Guilty
  105. Gummy
  106. Gusty
  107. Gutsy
  108. Hairy
  109. Hallucinatory
  110. Handy
  111. Happy
  112. Happy-go-lucky
  113. Hardy
  114. Hasty
  115. Haughty
  116. Hazy
  117. Heady
  118. Healthy
  119. Hearty
  120. Heathery
  121. Heavenly
  122. Heavy
  123. Heavy-duty
  124. Hefty
  125. Hereditary
  126. High-energy
  127. High-frequency
  128. High-quality
  129. High-technology
  130. Hilly
  131. Hoary
  132. Holey
  133. Holy
  134. Homely
  135. Honorary
  136. Honourary
  137. Horny
  138. Horsey
  139. Horsy
  140. Hourly
  141. Huffy
  142. Huggy
  143. Hummocky
  144. Hungry
  145. Hunky
  146. Husky
  147. Hydroxy
  148. Icy
  149. Iffy
  150. Illocutionary
  151. Illusory
  152. Imaginary
  153. Improvisatory
  154. Incendiary
  155. Indy
  156. Infinitary
  157. Inflammatory
  158. Inflationary
  159. Inhibitory
  160. Inky
  161. Inner-city
  162. Innovatory
  163. Insanitary
  164. Insurrectionary
  165. Inter-agency
  166. Intercalary
  167. Interdisciplinary
  168. Interlocutory
  169. Interplanetary
  170. Intimidatory
  171. Introductory
  172. Investigatory
  173. Involuntary
  174. Itchy
  175. Jammy
  176. Jaunty
  177. Jazzy
  178. Jerky
  179. Jittery
  180. Jokey
  181. Joky
  182. Jolly
  183. Juicy
  184. Jumpy
  185. Justiciary
  186. Justificatory
  187. Key
  188. Kindly
  189. Kingly
  190. Kinky
  191. Knightly
  192. Knobbly
  193. Knotty
  194. Kooky
  195. Lacy
  196. Lanky
  197. Latter-day
  198. Laudatory
  199. Lay
  200. Lazy
  201. Leafy
  202. Leaky
  203. Leathery
  204. Leery
  205. Legendary
  206. Leggy
  207. Legionary
  208. Leisurely
  209. Lemony
  210. Lengthy
  211. Likely
  212. Literary
  213. Lively
  214. Loamy
  215. Lofty
  216. Lonely
  217. Loony
  218. Loopy
  219. Lordly
  220. Lousy
  221. Lovely
  222. Low-key
  223. Lowly
  224. Lucky
  225. Lumpy
  226. Lusty
  227. Luxury
  228. Mandatory
  229. Mangy
  230. Manly
  231. Many-to-many
  232. Marshy
  233. Masterly
  234. Masturbatory
  235. Maxillary
  236. Mealy
  237. Meaty
  238. Mediatory
  239. Melancholy
  240. Mercenary
  241. Merry
  242. Messy
  243. Mighty
  244. Migratory
  245. Military
  246. Milky
  247. Mind-body
  248. Minty
  249. Miserly
  250. Missionary

Similar Post: List of food adjectives

List 3

  1. Misty
  2. Modern-day
  3. Momentary
  4. Monetary
  5. Monthly
  6. Moody
  7. Mossy
  8. Motherly
  9. Motley
  10. Mouldy
  11. Mousy
  12. Mucky
  13. Muddy
  14. Muggy
  15. Multidisciplinary
  16. Multiparty
  17. Multi-party
  18. Multistorey
  19. Multi-storey
  20. Murky
  21. Muscly
  22. Mushy
  23. Musky
  24. Musty
  25. Muzzy
  26. Namby-pamby
  27. Nasty
  28. Natty
  29. Naughty
  30. Nearby
  31. Necessary
  32. Needy
  33. Neighbourly
  34. Nervy
  35. Newsworthy
  36. Nifty
  37. Nightly
  38. Nippy
  39. Nitty
  40. No-fly
  41. Noisy
  42. Non-empty
  43. Non-monetary
  44. North-easterly
  45. Northerly
  46. North-westerly
  47. Nosey
  48. Nosy
  49. Noteworthy
  50. Nugatory
  51. Nutty
  52. Obligatory
  53. Off-key
  54. Oily
  55. Okay
  56. Olfactory
  57. One-day
  58. One-to-many
  59. One-way
  60. Only
  61. Orderly
  62. Ordinary
  63. Oscillatory
  64. Other-worldly
  65. Ozone-friendly
  66. Painterly
  67. Paltry
  68. Panicky
  69. Papery
  70. Paramilitary
  71. Parliamentary
  72. Participatory
  73. Pasty
  74. Patchy
  75. Paunchy
  76. Peachy
  77. Peaky
  78. Pearly
  79. Peaty
  80. Pebbly
  81. Pecuniary
  82. Peppery
  83. Peremptory
  84. Perfunctory
  85. Perky
  86. Petty
  87. Phoney
  88. Phony
  89. Picky
  90. Pithy
  91. Pituitary
  92. Placatory
  93. Planetary
  94. Plenary
  95. Plenipotentiary
  96. Plucky
  97. Plummy
  98. Podgy
  99. Pointy
  100. Poky
  101. Poorly
  102. Porky
  103. Portly
  104. Possessory
  105. Potty
  106. Powdery
  107. Power-hungry
  108. Poxy
  109. Praiseworthy
  110. Precatory
  111. Precautionary
  112. Predatory
  113. Prefatory
  114. Preliminary
  115. Preparatory
  116. Present-day
  117. Pretty
  118. Pricey
  119. Prickly
  120. Priestly
  121. Primary
  122. Princely
  123. Prissy
  124. Privy
  125. Probationary
  126. Promissory
  127. Proprietary
  128. Pudgy
  129. Puffy
  130. Pulmonary
  131. Punchy
  132. Punky
  133. Puny
  134. Pushy
  135. Pygmy
  136. Quarterly
  137. Quaternary
  138. Queasy
  139. Quirky
  140. Qwerty
  141. Racy
  142. Rainy
  143. Randy
  144. Rangy
  145. Ratty
  146. Raunchy
  147. Reactionary
  148. Read-only
  149. Ready
  150. Recessionary
  151. Reedy
  152. Refractory
  153. Regulatory
  154. Residuary
  155. Respiratory
  156. Retaliatory
  157. Revelatory
  158. Reversionary
  159. Revolutionary
  160. Rheumy
  161. Rickety
  162. Risky
  163. Ritzy
  164. Roadworthy
  165. Rocky
  166. Rogatory
  167. Roly-poly
  168. Roomy
  169. Ropey
  170. Ropy
  171. Rosy
  172. Rotary
  173. Rough-and-ready
  174. Rowdy
  175. Rubbery
  176. Ruddy
  177. Rudimentary
  178. Runaway
  179. Runny
  180. Rusty
  181. Saggy
  182. Saintly
  183. Salivary
  184. Salty
  185. Salutary
  186. Sandy
  187. Sanitary
  188. Sassy
  189. Satiny
  190. Satisfactory
  191. Saucy
  192. Savoury
  193. Scabby
  194. Scaly
  195. Scanty
  196. Scary
  197. Scatty
  198. Scholarly
  199. Scraggy
  200. Scrappy
  201. Scratchy
  202. Scrawny
  203. Scrubby
  204. Scruffy
  205. Scummy
  206. Seamy
  207. Seaworthy
  208. Secondary
  209. Secretory
  210. Sedentary
  211. Sedimentary
  212. Seedy
  213. Seely
  214. Seemly
  215. Self-congratulatory
  216. Self-contradictory
  217. Self-explanatory
  218. Self-regulatory
  219. Sensory
  220. Sexy
  221. Shabby
  222. Shadowy
  223. Shady
  224. Shaggy
  225. Shaky
  226. Shapely
  227. Shelly
  228. Shifty
  229. Shiny
  230. Shitty
  231. Shivery
  232. Shoddy
  233. Showery
  234. Showy
  235. Shrubby
  236. Shy
  237. Sickly
  238. Signatory
  239. Silky
  240. Silly
  241. Silty
  242. Silver-grey
  243. Silvery
  244. Sinewy
  245. Sisterly
  246. Sixpenny
  247. Sketchy
  248. Skimpy
  249. Skinny
  250. Slabby

Similar Post: A list of adjectives

List 4

  1. Sleazy
  2. Sleepy
  3. Slimy
  4. Slinky
  5. Slippery
  6. Slippy
  7. Slithery
  8. Sloppy
  9. Slovenly
  10. Sludgy
  11. Slushy
  12. Sly
  13. Smarmy
  14. Smelly
  15. Smoky
  16. Smudgy
  17. Smutty
  18. Snappy
  19. Snazzy
  20. Sneaky
  21. Sniffy
  22. Snobby
  23. Snoopy
  24. Snooty
  25. Snotty
  26. Snowy
  27. Soapy
  28. Soggy
  29. Soldierly
  30. Solitary
  31. Sooty
  32. Soppy
  33. Sorry
  34. South-easterly
  35. Southerly
  36. South-westerly
  37. Sparkly
  38. Sparky
  39. Speedy
  40. Spicy
  41. Spidery
  42. Spiky
  43. Spindly
  44. Spiny
  45. Spongy
  46. Spooky
  47. Sporty
  48. Spotty
  49. Sprightly
  50. Springy
  51. Spry
  52. Spunky
  53. Squashy
  54. Squeaky
  55. Squelchy
  56. Starchy
  57. Starry
  58. Stately
  59. Stationary
  60. Statutory
  61. Steady
  62. Stealthy
  63. Steamy
  64. Steely
  65. Sticky
  66. Stimulatory
  67. Stingy
  68. Stipendiary
  69. Stocky
  70. Stodgy
  71. Stony
  72. Stormy
  73. Straggly
  74. Stray
  75. Streaky
  76. Stretchy
  77. Stringy
  78. Stripy
  79. Stroppy
  80. Stubbly
  81. Stubby
  82. Stuffy
  83. Stumpy
  84. Sturdy
  85. Subsidiary
  86. Sugary
  87. Sulky
  88. Sultry
  89. Summery
  90. Sumptuary
  91. Sundry
  92. Sunny
  93. Supernumerary
  94. Supervisory
  95. Supplementary
  96. Surly
  97. Swampy
  98. Swanky
  99. Swarthy
  100. Sweaty
  101. Syrupy
  102. Tacky
  103. Tangy
  104. Tardy
  105. Tarty
  106. Tasty
  107. Tatty
  108. Tawdry
  109. Tawny
  110. Teeny
  111. Temporary
  112. Termly
  113. Ternary
  114. Tertiary
  115. Testamentary
  116. Tetchy
  117. Third-party
  118. Thirsty
  119. Thorny
  120. Threepenny
  121. Three-way
  122. Thrifty
  123. Throaty
  124. Throw-away
  125. Tidy
  126. Timely
  127. Tinny
  128. Tiny
  129. Tipsy
  130. Toothy
  131. Top-heavy
  132. Top-quality
  133. Topsy-turvy
  134. Tory
  135. Touchy
  136. Tough-guy
  137. Touristy
  138. Transboundary
  139. Transitory
  140. Trashy
  141. Trendy
  142. Tricky
  143. Trigger-happy
  144. Trippy
  145. Trustworthy
  146. Trusty
  147. Tubby
  148. Tussocky
  149. Tutelary
  150. Tweedy
  151. Twice-weekly
  152. Twice-yearly
  153. Twiggy
  154. Twisty
  155. Twitchy
  156. Two-way
  157. Ugly
  158. Uncanny
  159. Uncomplimentary
  160. Unearthly
  161. Uneasy
  162. Unfriendly
  163. Unfunny
  164. Unfussy
  165. Ungainly
  166. Ungentlemanly
  167. Ungodly
  168. Unhappy
  169. Unhealthy
  170. Unholy
  171. Unitary
  172. Unlikely
  173. Unlovely
  174. Unlucky
  175. Unmanly
  176. Unnecessary
  177. Unparliamentary
  178. Unruly
  179. Unsanitary
  180. Unsatisfactory
  181. Unsavoury
  182. Unseemly
  183. Unsightly
  184. Unsteady
  185. Untidy
  186. Untimely
  187. Untrustworthy
  188. Unwary
  189. Unwieldy
  190. Unworldly
  191. Unworthy
  192. Uppity
  193. Urinary
  194. User-friendly
  195. Valedictory
  196. Velvety
  197. Ventilatory
  198. Very
  199. Veterinary
  200. Vinegary
  201. Visionary
  202. Voluntary
  203. Wacky
  204. Warty
  205. Wary
  206. Watery
  207. Wavy
  208. Waxy
  209. Wealthy
  210. Weary
  211. Weedy
  212. Weekly
  213. Weeny
  214. Weepy
  215. Weighty
  216. Westerly
  217. Whacky
  218. Wheezy
  219. Wifely
  220. Wiggly
  221. Willowy
  222. Wily
  223. Wimpy
  224. Windy
  225. Wintry
  226. Wiry
  227. Wishy-washy
  228. Wispy
  229. Witty
  230. Wobbly
  231. Womanly
  232. Wonky
  233. Woody
  234. Woolly
  235. Wordy
  236. Worldly
  237. World-weary
  238. Wormy
  239. Worthy
  240. Wrinkly
  241. Writerly
  242. Wry
  243. Yearly
  244. Yellowy
  245. Yucky
  246. Yummy
  247. Zany
  248. Ziggy
  249. Zippy

Related Post:List of adjectives for kids

Infographics  (Adjectives ending with y)

comparative adjectives ending in y
adjectives ending in y to describe a person
2 syllable adjectives ending in y

Download PDF

You can DOWNLOAD the pdf of adjectives ending in y.

Leave a Comment