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able ible

capable of, susceptible of, fit for, tending to, given to,” associated in meaning with the word able, occurring in loanwords from Latin.


er or

forming nouns designating persons from the object of their occupation or labor


ion tion ation ition

ppearing in words of Latin origin, denoting action or condition, used in Latin and in English to form nouns from stems of Latin adjectives


ous ious eous

Thes are a small group of adjectives that take the spelling -eous when the ending -ous is added.