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-ity
quality of, state of

noun forming suffix

gravity
-(i)tude
quality of, state of

noun forming suffix

longitdue
-acy
quality or state of being or having

noun forming suffix

accuracy
-(i)mony
quality of, state of

noun forming suffix

testimony
-acity
quality of being inclined to

noun forming suffix

audacity
-y
quality of, state of, act of, result of

noun forming suffix

custody
-ate
office of, holders of the office of

noun forming suffix

senate
AC(U)-, ACR-, ACET-
sharp, bitter

acid- acute- acetic acid-
CAD- (CID)- CAS-
To fall, Befall

accident- incident- casual- occasion-
CAP- (CIP)-, CAPT- (CEPT)- [CIEV]-
To take, sieze

incapacitate, recipient, capture, except
FAC- (FIC)- FACT- (FECT)-
To do, make

faculty- efficient- manufacture- effective-
FLOR-
Flower

florist- floral- Florida- (through Spanish)
FLU- FLUX- FLUV- FLUOR(O)-
To flow, a flow

fluid- flux- effluvia- fluorscope-
FOLI- [FOIL]-
leaf

foliage- defoliant- tinfoil-
NOC- NOX- NIC- NEC-
to harm, kill

innocent- obnoxious- pernicious
CERN- CRET- [CERT-]
to separate, distinguish

discernment, secret, excrete
-ity
quality of, state of

noun forming suffix

gravity
-(i)tude
quality of, state of

noun forming suffix

longitude
-acy
quality or state of being or having

noun forming suffix

accuracy
-(i)mony
quality of, state of

noun forming suffix

testimony
-acity
quality of being inclined to

noun forming suffix

adacity
-y
quality of, state of, act of, result of

noun forming suffix

custody
-ate
office of, holder(s) of the office of

noun forming suffix

senate
AC(U)- ACR-, ACET-
Sharp, bitter

acid, acute, acetic acid
-itious
tending to, characterized by

adj. forming suffix

fictitious
-id
tending to, inclined to

adj. forming

frigid
-ulous
tending to, inclined to

adj. forming

tremulous
-ive
tending to, inclined to

adj. forming

active
-uous
tending to, inclined to

adj. forming

continous
-or
tending to, inclined to

adj. forming

introductory
CRED-
to believe, trust

root

credentials, creditor, discredit
DOC- DOCT-
to teach

root

document doctor indoctrinate
FA(B)- FAT- FESS- FAM-
to speak, reveal

root

affable, infant, preface, confess, fame
FALL- FALS- FAIL- FAULT-
to deceive

root

fallacy, false, failure, default
MOD-
measure

root

modicum, modest, modern, modify
MUT-
to change

root

mutate, mutt, mutation
TANG- TING- TACT-
to touch

root

tangible, tangent, contingent, contact, intact
TRACT-
to drag

root

tractor, traction, detract
-ine
pertaining to, like, of

adj. forming

feminine
-ate, -ite
possessing, being

adj. forming

favorite
-ant, -ent, (-ient)
equivalent to the English presnt participle ending in -ing

adj. forming

urgent
-able, -ible
able to, able to be, tending to

adj. forming

inhabitant
-ile
able to be, able to, tending to

adj. forming

agile
-acious
tending to, inclined to

adj. forming

audacious
LUC-, LUMIN-
to shine, light

root

translucent
PAR-
to ready, bring forth, provide

root

prepare
SEN-
old

root

senate
SERV-
to serve, save

root

servant, service, preserve, conservation
CUMB- CUB-
to lie down

root

succumb, incubator
FEDER-
league, treaty

root

confederate, federal
FID-
faith

root

confident
FIDEL-
faithful

root

infidelity
HER- HES-
to stick

root

adhere, adhesive
ORD(IN)-
to put in order, arrange

root

order, ordinary, ordain
POT-- POSS-
to be able, have power

root

potent, possible, possess
SAL- SIL- SALT- SULT-
to leap

root

salient, resilient, insult
SED- SID- SESS-
to sit, settle

root

sediment, insidious, session
TERR-
land, earth

root

terrestrial, territory
-(u)lent, -(o)lent
full of, disposed to

adj. forming

fraudelent
-ic, -tic
pertaining to, like

adj. forming

civic
-ary
pertaining to, connected with, having the character of

adj. forming

literary
-ile, -il
pertaning to, like, belonging to, having the chracter of

adj. forming

juvenile
ANIM-
mind, feeling, life

root

animal, animated
ANN(U)- ENNI-
year

root

annual, annals, perennials
BENE- BON-
well, good

root

benefit, benefactor, bonus
CANT- CENT- CHANT-
to sing

root

canorous, incatation, incentive, enchant
CUR-
cure, care

root

secure, sinecure
EQU- IQU-
equal, even

root

equal, equidistant, iniquity
FER-
to bear, carry

root

refer, transfer, conference
LAT-
to bera, carry

root

elate, relate, translate
MAGN-
great

root

magnitude, magnify
MAL(e)
bad

root

maladjusted, malicious, malignant
MULT-
many

root

multitude, multiply
OPTIM-
best

root

optimal, optimum
PLIC- PLEX- PLY
to fold, tangle, interweave

root

complicate, complex, implicit, imply
-al, -ial, -eal
pertaning to, like, belonging to,having the character of

adj. forming

vocal
-ane, -ean, -ian, -ain
having the same meaning as the proceeding

adj. forming

veteran
-ar
pertaining to, like, belonging to, having the character of
-ose, -iose
full of

adj. forming

grandiose
-ous, -ious, -eous
full of, having the character of, like

adj. forming

famous
AQUA-
water

root

aquatic
CORPOR- CORPUS-
body

root

incorporate
OMN-
all

root

omnipresent
REG- RIG- RECT-
right, straight, to rule, stiffen

root

regular
SIMIL- SIMUL-
like similar

root

simulate
TEMPER- TEMPOR-
time, due season, to set bounds

root

temperature
TEN- TIN- TENT- TAIN-
to hold

root

tenant
TENU-
stretched thin

root

tenuous
post-
after behind

prefix

postgame
pre-
before, in front of

prefix

pregame
pro-
forward, in front of, for

prefix

promote
re- red-
back, again

prefix

renew
retro-
backward, behind

prefix

retroactive
se- sed-
aside, away

prefix

segregate
sub- sus- suc-
under, up from under, secretly

prefix

submarine
super-
above, over

prefix

superhuman
trans- tran- tra-
across, through

prefix

transfer
ultra-
beyond, exceedingly

prefix

ultraviolet
infra-
below, beneath
dis- di- diff-
apart, in diferent directions, not
contra- contro- counter-
against
de
down, off, thoroughly
con, com, co
with, together, very
circum-
around
ante-
before, in front of
ambi-
both, around
ad-ac-
to, toward
ab- a- abs-
away, from
se- sed-
aside, away
ultra-
beyond, exceedingly
pre-
before, in front of
post-
after, behind
pro-
forward, in front of, for
re- red-
back, again
sub- sus- suc-
under, up from under, secretly
super- sur-
above, over
retro-
backward, behind
trans- tran- tra-
across, through
per-
through, wrongly, completely
ob-
to, against, face to face, completely
non-
not
intra- intro-
within
inter-
between, among
in- im- en- em-
in, into, against
infra-
below, beneath
in- im-
not
extra- extro-
outside, beyond
ex- e- ef-
out, from, completely
spir-
to breathe
-al -ial -eal
pertaining to "like" belonging to "having the character of"
-ane, -ean, -ian, -ain
having the same meaning as the proceeding
-ar
pertaining to "like" "belonging to" "having the character of"
-ose -iose
full of
-ous -ious -eous
full of, having the character of, like
aqua-
water
corpor- corpus-
body
omn-
all
reg- rig- rect-
right, straight, to rule, stiffen
simil- simul-
like, similar
temper- tempor-
time, due season, to set bounds
ten- tin- tent- tain-
to hold
tenu-
stretched thin
clud- clus- clos-
to shut
cur- curs- cours- cors-
to run, go
grad- gress-
to step, go
pend- pens-
to hang, weight, pay
pie- plet- plen-
to fill, fulfill
spec- spic- spect-
to look
und- ound-
wave
vid- vis- view-
to see
voc- vok-
voice, to call
vest
garment
jur- just-
right, law; take an oath, form an opinion
jurdic-
judgement
duc- duct-
to lead
ced- cess-
to go, yield
ven- vent-
to come
trud- trus-
to push, thrust
prec-
to request, beg, prayer
lud- lus-
to play, mock
lev-
light (in weight) to lift
loqu- locut-
to speak
alien
of another
art-
art, skill
fin-
end, limit
firm-
firm, strong
fort-
strong
grand-
great
grav- griev-
heavy
line- lign-
line
nihil-
nothing
nul-
nothing
part-
part
verb-
verb, word
via-
way, road
vert- vers-
to turn
turb-
disturb
sanct-
holy
sacr- secr-
sacred
pung- punct-
to prick, point
ped- pod-
foot
hab- ab- hib-
to have, hold as customary
greg-
flock, heard
cruc-
cross