Definition Of massy

consisting of a large mass; bulky; massive.

a round massy table

Example Of massy

  • At the first dawn of the morning we closed all the massy shutters of our old building; lighted a couple of tapers which, strongly perfumed, threw out only the ghastliest and feeblest of rays.

  • Internally, the building was full of timber columns, because it was owned by the royal bedmakers, and the British royal family likes its beds solid and massy .

  • Like a razor also, it seemed massy and heavy, tapering from the edge into a solid and broad structure above.

  • The courtiers, having entered brought furnaces and massy hammers and welded the bolts.

  • The party crossed the border into Scotland on August 1st, 1503, to be greeted by the Archbishop of Glasgow and a thousand Scottish lords and gentlemen ‘in rich jewels and massy chains’.


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