Associations to the word «Suffix»


SUFFIX, noun. One or more letters or sounds added at the end of a word to modify the word's meaning.
SUFFIX, noun. (mathematics) A subscript.
SUFFIX, verb. (transitive) To append (something) to the end of something else.
SUFFIX TREE, noun. (computing) (of a string) a radix tree containing all suffixes of the string

Dictionary definition

SUFFIX, noun. An affix that is added at the end of the word.
SUFFIX, verb. Attach a suffix to; "suffix words".

Wise words

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
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