how to pronounce affix


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The above transcription of affix is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

affix is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of affix in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… if the word has an affix stuck on before …”

meanings of affix


  1. The complex number a+bi associated with the point in the Gauss plane with coordinates (a,b).
  2. Any small feature, as a figure, a flower, or the like, added for ornament to a vessel or other utensil, to an architectural feature.
  3. A bound morpheme added to the word's stem's end.
  4. A bound morpheme added to a word's stem; a prefix, suffix, etc.
  5. That which is affixed; an appendage.


  1. To fix or fasten figuratively; with on or upon.
  2. To attach.
  3. To subjoin, annex, or add at the close or end; to append to.

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