Meaning of -ERY in English

-ERY

[-ery] n suffix, pl -er.ies [ME -erie, fr. OF, fr. -ier -er + -ie -y] 1: qualities collectively: character: -ness "snobb ery"

2: art: practice "quackery"

3: place of doing, keeping, producing, or selling (the thing specified) "fishery" "bakery"

4: collection: aggregate "finery"

5: state or condition "slavery"

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