Words that contain 'cy' and end in 'us'


With a plethora of choice (120 entries), the world is your oyster.

5 letter words

  • cyrus

6 letter words

  • cyamus
  • cyanus
  • cyclus
  • cygnus
  • cymous
  • cyprus

7 letter words

  • ancylus
  • cyathus
  • cyperus
  • cystous
  • cytinus
  • cytisus
  • cocytus
  • scyphus

8 letter words

  • cyaneous
  • cygneous
  • cynthius
  • cyprinus
  • cypselus
  • cystopus
  • coccyzus
  • lecythus

9 letter words

  • anacyclus
  • ascyphous
  • cycadeous
  • cyllenius
  • cynareous
  • cynosurus
  • cypselous
  • coccygeus
  • ocydromus
  • scybalous
  • scyllarus
  • scyphulus

10 letter words

  • apocyneous
  • cyclanthus
  • cymiferous
  • cynipidous
  • cynomolgus
  • cynopodous
  • cysticerus
  • cytococcus
  • cytogenous
  • hyoscyamus
  • salicylous
  • thylacynus

11 letter words

  • cycadaceous
  • cyclophorus
  • cyclothurus
  • cymophanous
  • cynaraceous
  • cynognathus
  • cyperaceous
  • cysticercus
  • cysticolous
  • cystiferous
  • cystigerous
  • cystogenous
  • cystomatous
  • cytinaceous
  • cytopahgous
  • cytophagous
  • subcyaneous

12 letter words

  • amphicyrtous
  • ancylocladus
  • apocynaceous
  • cyanophilous
  • cyatheaceous
  • cyclocoelous
  • cyclopterous
  • cyclosporous
  • cyclostomous
  • cymotrichous
  • cynocephalus
  • cynomorphous
  • cyrillaceous
  • cystonectous
  • oocystaceous
  • pelecypodous
  • scyphiferous

13 letter words

  • cyanochlorous
  • cyanophyceous
  • cyclospermous
  • cyclotosaurus
  • cylindraceous
  • cynocephalous
  • cystidicolous
  • cystomorphous
  • heterocystous
  • iliococcygeus
  • scylliorhinus
  • scyphiphorous
  • scyphistomous
  • scyphophorous
  • scytonematous

14 letter words

  • archaeocyathus
  • cyanoplatinous
  • cyclanthaceous
  • cyclorrhaphous
  • cyclostomatous
  • cylindromatous
  • cymbocephalous
  • cynomoriaceous
  • cytoblastemous
  • lecythidaceous
  • rectococcygeus
  • sacrococcygeus

15 letter words

  • cyclospondylous
  • cynocrambaceous
  • cystenchymatous
  • cytomegalovirus

16 letter words

  • adenocystomatous
  • cytoblastematous
  • idiocyclophanous
  • phragmocyttarous
  • poecilocyttarous
  • scytonemataceous
  • scytopetalaceous

18 letter words

  • ovatocylindraceous

In Scrabble, what's the most points you can get using words that contain 'cy' and end in 'us'?
With a massive 120 entries, we'd recommend going for 'coccyzus' scoring 26 points in total.

Which is the most interesting word from this page?
The most unusual word based on expert opinion is 'cycadaceous'. The definition of 'cycadaceous' is as follows: "Pertaining to, or resembling, an order of plants like the palms, but having exogenous wood. The sago palm is an example."Credit to the Oxford Dictionary.

What's the max number of words you're able to construct using this combination of letters?
You can create 120 words from this combination.

How many letters are in the biggest word on this list?
'ovatocylindraceous' (18 characters)