List of Suffixes

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Suffix

 

Definition & List of Suffixes
Definition of Suffixes:
A term for fixing one or more letters or syllables to the end of words to
modify their signification

Examples: End a word with 'less' as in homeless, careless

Meaning and Definition & Common Suffixes

List of Suffixes

The following information provides a List of Suffixes which are common to the English language.

List of Suffixes
Common Suffix
Word Ending
Examples & List of Common Suffixes

-able
-ad
-ade
-age
-agogy
-al
-al
-ality
-an
-ance
-ancy
-ant
-ant
-ar
-ar
-ard
-ary
-ary
-arch
-archy
-ate
-ate
-ate
-athlon
-ation
-ative
-atory
-bound
-cide
-city
-cy
-cycle
-dom
-ectomy
-ed
-ee
-eer
-eme
-en
-en
-ence
-ency
-ent
-ent
-eous
-er
-ergy
-ern
-ery
-ese
-esque
-ess
-etic
-fare
-ful
-gon
-gry
-holic
-hood
-ia
-iable
-ial
-ian
-iant
-iate
-ible
-ibly
-ic
-ical
-ics
-id
-ier
–ify
-ile
-illion
-ious
-ing
-ing
-ion
-ish
-ism
-ist
-ite
-itive
-itude
-ity
-ium
-ive
-ization / isation
-ize / ise
-land
-less
-like
-ling
-ly
-man
-ment
-meter
-metry
-mony
-most
-nesia
-ness
-ocracy
-ography
-ologist
-ology
-onomy
-or
-ory
-ose
-ous
-phone
-scope
-ship
-shire
-sion
-some
-ster
-t
-th
-tion
-ty
-uary
-ulent
-ward
-wise
-wright
-y

Comfortable
Triad
Blockade
Garage
Pedagogy
Focal
Appraisal
Sexuality
Urban
Annoyance
Vacancy
Relevant
Assistant
Linear
Liar
Wizard
Military
Dictionary
Monarch
Anarchy
Fortunate
Certificate
Concentrate
Decathlon
Concentration
Lucrative
Laboratory
Outbound
Suicide
Atrocity
Diplomacy
Hydrocycle
Kingdom
Vasectomy
Bored
Employee
Privateer
Morpheme
Leukemia
Golden
Independence
Frequency
Different
Resident
Courteous
Writer
Energy
Southern
 Machinery
Chinese
Picturesque
Actress
Sympathetic
Warfare
Hopeful
Pentagon
Angry
Alcoholic
Brotherhood
Mania
Sociable
Special
Italian
Defiant
Deviate
Incredible
Responsibly
Historic
Historical
 Economics
Candid
Cashier
Clarify
Tactile
Million
Ambitious
Playing
Action
Foolish, Tallish
English
Buddhism
Dentist
Socialite
Sensitive
Attitude
Formality
Calcium
Aggressive
Organization/Organisation
Idolize/Idolise
Finland
Careless
Childlike
Duckling
Monthly
Fireman
Government
Thermometer
Geometry
Testimony
Innermost
Polynesia
Kindness, Darkness
Democracy
Photography
Archaeologist
Biology
Astronomy
Governor
History
Glucose
Nervous
Telephone
Telescope
Friendship
Oxfordshire
Decision
Awesome
Gangster
Burnt
Growth
Introduction
Loyalty
January
Fraudulent
Inward
Clockwise
Playwright
Sunny
 
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List of Suffixes

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