Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A suffix in nouns of French origin or of a French type.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • The termination of many English words; It usually has the sense of one who has to a high or excessive degree the quality expressed by the root.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • suffix someone who is in a specified condition e.g. a drunkard

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.