70+ Suffix with Meaning and Example

List of Suffix with Meaning and Example

Suffix Meaning Example
-ant A person Assistant
–sophy/sophic knowledge theosophy
–ing An action Painting
-y characterized by greedy
age A result Wreckage
-dom state kingdom
-ness state of being loneliness
-y characterized by greedy
-less without endless
-escent becoming fluorescent
-acious/-icious full of malicious
-ence An action or state Difference
-less Without Careless
-ity state/quality of being oddity
–ment An action or state Measurement
-ine relating to feminine
able/-ible capable of neighborhood
-osis like/reminiscent of Kafkaesque
-ous Full of Joyous
-th state or quality length, strength
-iferous yielding carboniferous
-ose full of verbose
-some A tendency to Quarrelsome

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Suffix with Meaning and Example

Suffix Words List

Suffix Meaning Example
–ity state of being oddity
-ist A person Florist
-pathy diseased apathy
-sion/-tion state/quality of being transition
-ship position held membership
-ful As much as will fill Spoonful
-tude state/quality of being legitimacy
-esque condition psychosis
-ous full of nauseous
-ology science of archaeology
–ery A type or place of work Bakery
-al related to philosophical
-er/or A person Teacher
–ee A person Referee
-ware things of the same material or type software
–ance An action or state Importance
ance/-ence quality of being permanence
-like characteristic homelike
-ian relating to utopian
-ion state or result Decoration
-hood condition, or quality legible
-ible Ability Flexible
–ess Makes a feminine form Waitress
-osis condition psychosis
-ance/-ence state of being permanence

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Suffix words with Meaning and Example

Suffix Meaning Example
–ion A process, state, or result Decoration
-ise become civilize
-like Similar to Lifelike
-fy to make electrify, falsify
-ess female heiress
-ish A little Greenish
-ish having qualities of brutish
-ism A belief or condition Judaism
–ism A belief Judaism
-ism belief communism
-ory relating to dormitory
-ite follower, a product of luddite
-ment state of being embankment
-acy state/quality of being certitude
-en Made of Woolen
-some group of quarrelsome
-ac/-ic related to Nordic
-eer/-er/-or person who writer
-phone sound telephone
-tude state/quality of being certitude
-esque reminiscent of Kafkaesque
–age A result Wreckage
-oid like humanoid
-sion state/quality of being confusion
-able Able to be Inflatable
-ful full of thankful

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