Examples of Prefixes and Suffixes • Prefix For Word

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Prefix For Word

Prefix Meaning Examples
de- away, down, from, reverse, opposite decode, decrease
dis- not, opposite, reverse, away disagree, disappear
ex- away from, former, out of, lacking exhale, explosion
il- not illegal, illogical
im- not, without impossible, improper
in- not, without inaction, invisible
mis- bad, wrong mislead, misplace
non- not nonfiction, nonsense
pre- before prefix, prehistory
pro- before, for, forward proactive, profess, program
re- again, back react, reappear
un- against, not, opposite undo, unequal, unusual

Suffix Words List

Suffix Meaning Examples
-y full of, denoting a condition, or a diminutive glory, messy, victory
-ness denoting a state or condition kindness, wilderness
-ly forming an adjective clearly, hourly
-less without, not affected by friendless, tireless
-ing denoting an action, a material, or a gerund acting, showing
-ily forming an adverb eerily, happily, lazily
-ible forming an adjective reversible, terrible
-ful full of beautiful, grateful
-est superlative strongest, tiniest
-er comparative bigger, stronger
-al relating to annual comical
-able able to, having the quality of comfortable, portable
Examples of Prefixes and Suffixes • Prefix For Word

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