Meaning of -ARD in English

-ARD

[-ard] also -art n suffix [ME, fr. OF, of Gmc origin; akin to OHG -hart (in personal names such as Gerhart Gerard), OE heard hard]: one that is characterized by performing some action, possessing some quality, or being associated with some thing esp. conspicuously or excessively "braggart" "dullard" "pollard"

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