how to pronounce affix

/ˈæfɪks/

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affix is pronounced in two syllables

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æfɪks

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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

noun:

  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.

verb:

  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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words that rhyme with affix

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