Definition of -logy in English:


combining form

  • 1 (usually as -ology) Denoting a subject of study or interest: psychology
  • 2Denoting a characteristic of speech or language: eulogy
  • 2.1Denoting a type of discourse: trilogy


from French -logie or medieval Latin -logia, from Greek.

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Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody