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Definitions of suffix:

part of speech: verb transitive

To add, as a syllable, to the end of a word.

part of speech: verb

To add a letter or syllable to a word to mark different notions and relations.

part of speech: noun

A letter or letters, syllable or syllables, added to the end of a word or root to alter the meaning; as, - ant is the suffix in defendant.

part of speech: noun

A particle added to the end of a word to modify its meaning; an affix.

part of speech: verb

To add to the end of a word.

part of speech: noun

A particle added to the root of a word.

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In any manner; anyhow; nevertheless. ...

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