shitty etymology

English word shitty comes from English shit, English -y

Detailed word origin of shitty

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
shit English (eng) (vulgar) Expression of worry, failure, shock, etc., often at something seen for the first time or remembered immediately before using this term.. (vulgar) To show displeasure or surprise. (countable, colloquial, vulgar) An instance of defecation.. (countable, colloquial, vulgar, in the plural, definite) (the shits) diarrhea.. (countable, uncountable, colloquial, vulgar) Solid excretory [...]
-y English (eng) Forming abstract nouns denoting a state, condition, or quality.. Used in the name of some locations which end in -ia in Latin. Forming diminutive nouns. Also used for familiar and pet names as a term of endearment. Added to nouns and adjectives to form adjectives meaning “having the quality of”.. Added to verbs to form adjectives meaning "inclined to".
shitty English (eng) (British, Australia, NZ, vulgar, slang) Annoyed.. (US, vulgar, slang, not comparable) Under the influence of illicit drugs or alcohol; drunk; high.. (informal, vulgar) Of low quality or standard; inferior; not up to par, or failing one's expectations. (vulgar) Covered in crap (faeces/feces).. (vulgar, colloquial) Very bad; unpleasant; miserable; insignificant.

Words with the same origin as shitty

Descendants of shit
faced shoot
Descendants of -y
andy apply bags bunny creepy dummy funny handy healthy heavy kitty mommy pretty pussy risky rocky rusty scary sexy skinny sonny tiny tony woody