affix Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary

Meaning of “affix” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [C]
a group of letters that you add to the beginning or the end of a word to make another word. In the word 'non-alcoholic', 'non-' is an affix. →  Compare prefix , suffix Morphology and parts of words
Translations of “affix”
in Chinese (Traditional) 詞綴…
in Russian аффикс…
in Turkish kelimelerin önüne veya sonuna getirilen ekler, ek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 词缀…
in Polish przyrostek…
(Definition of affix from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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