Dental Suffix

Entertainment / Literature / Dental Suffix: A -d or -t ending typically added to English weak verbs (i.e, 'regular verbs') in the past tense and the past participle form. For instance, 'I walk, I walked, I have walked.' Here, the -d ending is a dental suffix. This contrasts with the English strong verbs (i.e., so-called 'irregular verbs') which indicate the past tense and the participle form by a change in the stem's vowel. For instance, 'I break, I broke, I have broken.'

Other Words for Suffix

Suffix Noun Synonyms: add (on), join, fasten to, subjoin, amend, tack on
Suffix Verb Synonyms: ending, desinence, addition, affix

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