Suffix

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Suffix Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • an affix that is added at the end of the word
  • attach a suffix to; "suffix words"

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  • an affix that is added at the end of the word

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Suffix Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A suffix is a few letters put at the end of a word to change its meaning. It is a type of affix.

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Compare to prefix. Prefixes are letters put at the beginning of a word to change its meaning.



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Suffix Sample Sentences in News


  • Cop Logs: Fulton PD 12/01/2014 – 12/07/2014
    FULTON POLICE DEPT. Arrests From 12/01/2014 To 12/07/2014 ————————————- Arrest No.: 2014-921 Arrest Date: 12/02/2014 Arrest Time: 02:10 Last: KOERNER First: EDITH Middle/Suffix: MARIE Address: 118 LYON ST. Bldg: Apt: 1 City: FULTON State: NY Zip: 13069_____ DOB: 06/16/1987 … Continue reading → Read more on this news related to 'Suffix'
  • December is Youngsters On The Air Month!
    During December special event stations around the world will take part in celebratinig the first worldwide Youngsters on the Air ( YOTA ) activity. Stations using YOTA-suffix call signs will be active from all three International Amateur Radio Union ( IARU ) regions. Although most YOTA stations will be in Region 1, one YOTA station will be on the air from St Lucia Read more on this news related to 'Suffix'
  • A Sophisticated Suffix
    A few months ago, before this newspaper's online comments section turned into a troll free-for-all and the kindest post that my columns got was, "Stupid expats can't speak Russian anyway, jerk-head," a thoughtful and curious poster asked about the particle -то, which can be added to words, especially pronouns, usually as an intensifier. Read more on this news related to 'Suffix'

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