Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Chiefly Pacific Northwest Expensive; costly.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. expensive, costly (dialectal, chiefly Pacific Northwest)

Etymologies

spend +‎ -y? (Wiktionary)

Examples

Comments

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  • Such a strange word, along with pricey. Why don't we add "costy" or "payey?"

    October 11, 2007