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a-
example: afoot, awake
in, on, of, up, to
be-
example: beset, behead
around, about, away
for-
example: forsake, forget
away, off, from
mis-
example: mismatch, misspell
badly, poorly, not
over-
example: oversee, overdo
above, excessively
un-
example: untrue, unfold
not, reverse of,
ab-,a-,abs-
example: abduct, absent
before
ante-
antedate
before
circum
circumnavigate
around
com-,co-,col-,con-,cor-
compare, coexist, collide, onvene
with, together
contra-
contradict
against
de-
defect, desert
away, from, off, down
dis-,dif-
dissent, differ
away, off, opposing
ex-, e-, ef-
excise, efface
away, from, out
in-,im-,il-,ir-
imduct, impose, incapable, impious, illegal, irregular
not
inter-
intercede, intersperse
among, between
intro-,intra-
introduce, intravaneous, intramural
inward, to the inside, within
non-
nonentity, nonessential
not
re-
revoke, recede, recur
back, backward, again
retro-
retroactive, retrospect
back, backward
sub-,suf-,sum-,sup-,sus-
subjugate,suffuse, summon, suppose, suspect
under, beneath
trans-
transport,tranfuse
across, beyond
super-
supersede, supervise
over, above, extra
ultra-
ultramodern,ultraviolet
beyond,excessively
a- (greek)
amorphous,atheistic
lacking, without
anti-
antipathy, antithesis
againest, opposing
apo-
apology, apocrypha
from, away
cata-
cataclysm, catastrophe
cown, away, thorougly
dia-
diameter, diagnose
through, across, apart
eu-
eulogy, euphemism
good,pleasant
hemi-
hemisphere, hemiplegic
half
hyper-
hypercritical, hypertension
excessive, over
hypo-
hypodermic, hypothesis
under, beneath
para-
parallel, paradox
beside, beyond
peri-
periscope, perimeter
around
pro-
prognosis, program
before
syn-,sym-,syl-,sys-
synchronize, sympathy, syllable, system
together, with
-dom
freedom, wisdom
state, rank, condition
-er
hunter, writer, thinker
doer, maker
-hood
childhoof, statehood
state, condition
-ness
softness, shortness
quality, state
-age
passage, bondage
process, state, rank
-ance, -ancy
acceptance, vigilance, hesitancy
act, condition, fact
-ard, -art
coward, braggart, laggard
one that does (esp. excessively)
-ate
delegate, primate
rank,office
-ation
occupation, starvation
action, state, result
-cy
accuracy, captaincy
state, condition
-ee
employee, refugee
one receiving action
-eer
engineer, racketeer
doer, worker at,
-ence
patience, evidence
act, condition, fact
-er
baker, westerner
doer, worker at
-ery
surgery, robbery, crockery
skill, action, collection
-ess
waitress, lioness
feminine
-et, -ette
islet, cigarette, majorette
little, feminine
-ion
union, fusion, dominion
action, result, state
-ism
baptism,barbarism, socialism
act, manner, doctrine
-ist
monopolist, socialist
doer, believer
-ition
sedition, expedition
action, state, result
-ity
paucity, civility
state, quality, condition
-ment
refreshment, disappointment
means, result, action
-or
elevator, juror, horror
doer, office, action
-ry
dentistry, jewelry
condition, practice, collection
-tion
creation, relation
action, condition
-tude
fortitude, multitude
quality, state, result
-ty
novelty, beauty
quality, state
-ure
culture, signature
act, result, means
-y
jealousy, inquiry
result, action, quality
-en
wooden, golden
made of, like
-ful
thankful, masterful
full of, marked by
-ish
childish, devilish
suggesting, like
-less
helpless, hopeless
lacking, without
-like
childlike, dreamlike
like, similar
-ly
friendly, cowardly
like, of the nature
-some
tiresome, lonesome
apt to, showing
-ward
backward, homeward
in the direction of
-able
capable, affable
able, likely
-ate
animate, seperate
having, showing
-escent
obscolescent, quiescent
becoming, growing
-esque
picturasque, statuesque
in the style of, like
-fic
terrific, soporific
making, causing
-ible
edible, possible, divisible
able, likely, fit
-ose
comatose, bellicose
marked by, given to
-ous
marked by, given to
religious, furious
-al
rival, animal
doer, pertaining
-an
human, European
one belonging to, pertaining to
-ant
servant, observant
actor, agent, showing
-ary
primary, adversary, auxilary
belonging to, one connected with
-ent
confident, adherent
doing, showing, actor
-ese
Chinese, journalese
of a place, style
-ian
barbarian, reptilian
pertaining to, one belonging to
-ic
classic, choleric
dealing with, caused by, person or thing, showing
-ile
juvenile, servile
marked by, one marked by
-ine
marine, canine, divine
marked by, dealing with one marked by
-ite
favorite, composite
formed, showing, one marked by
-ive
detective,native
belonging or tending to, one belonging to
-ory
accessory, contributory
doing, pertaining to, place, or thing to
-en
deepen, darken
cause to be, become
-ate
populate, animate
become, form, treat
-esce
convalesce, acquiesce
become, grow, continue
-fy
glorify, fortify
make, cause, cause to have
-ish
punish, finish
do, make, perform
-ize
sterilize, motorize
make, cause to be