Suffix

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Definition of Suffix
English Grammar Definition:
A term for fixing one or more letters or syllables to the end of a word to
modify its signification

Examples: End a word with 'ish' as in selfish, foolish, tallish
            End a word with 'less' as in useless, careless

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What is the Origin of Suffix?

What is the origin of the word? The word derives from the Latin word 'Suffixesus' meaning 'to fasten on - to affix'. The plural of the word is: Suffixes.

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Suffix

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