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What does this suffix mean in English?

able, ible

able, capable

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What does this suffix mean in English?

ade

result of action

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What does this suffix mean in English?

age

act of, state of, result of

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What does this suffix mean in English?

al

relating to

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What does this suffix mean in English?

an, ian

native of, relating to

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What does this suffix mean in English?

ance, ancy

action, process, state

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What does this suffix mean in English?

ary, ery, ory

relating to, quality, place where

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What does this suffix mean in English?

cian

possessing a specific skill or art

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What does this suffix mean in English?

cy

action, function

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What does this suffix mean in English?

cule, ling

very small

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What does this suffix mean in English?

dom

quality, realm

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What does this suffix mean in English?

ee

one who receives the action

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What does this suffix mean in English?

en

made of, to make

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What does this suffix mean in English?

ence, ency

action, state of, quality

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What does this suffix mean in English?

er, or

one who, that which (does an action)

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What does this suffix mean in English?

escent

in the process of

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What does this suffix mean in English?

ese

a native of, the language of

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What does this suffix mean in English?

esis, osis

action, process, condition

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What does this suffix mean in English?

ess

female

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What does this suffix mean in English?

et, ette

small one, group

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What does this suffix mean in English?

fic

making, causing

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What does this suffix mean in English?

ful

full of

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What does this suffix mean in English?

fy

make

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What does this suffix mean in English?

hood

order, condition, quality

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What does this suffix mean in English?

ic

nature of, like

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What does this suffix mean in English?

ice

condition, state, quality

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What does this suffix mean in English?

id, ide

a thing connected with or belonging to

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What does this suffix mean in English?

ile

relating to, suited for, capable of

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What does this suffix mean in English?

ine

nature of

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What does this suffix mean in English?

ion, sion, tion

act, result, or state of