/hed"ay'kee/, adj.
1. having a headache.
2. accompanied by or causing headaches: a headachy cold.
[1820-30; HEADACHE + -Y1]

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  • Headachy — Head ach y, a. Afflicted with headache. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • headachy — or headachey [hed′āk΄ē] adj. having, feeling, or causing the symptoms of a headache …   English World dictionary

  • headachy — head•ach•y [[t]ˈhɛdˌeɪ ki[/t]] adj. 1) pat having a headache 2) pat accompanied by or causing headaches: a headachy cold[/ex] • Etymology: 1820–30 …   From formal English to slang

  • headachy — headache ► NOUN 1) a continuous pain in the head. 2) informal something that causes worry or trouble. DERIVATIVES headachy adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • headachy — adjective see headache …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • headachy — adjective Suffering from a headache See Also: headachingly …   Wiktionary

  • headachy — adj. having a headache; accompanying a headache …   English contemporary dictionary

  • headachy — head·achy …   English syllables

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