Meaning of -AGE in English

-AGE

ij, ēj also əj noun suffix

( -s )

Etymology: Middle English, from Old French, from Latin -aticum

1. : aggregate : collection

cellar age

surplus age

track age

word age

2.

a. : action : process

cover age

haul age

stopp age

b. : cumulative result of

break age

shrink age

c. : rate of

dos age

leak age

out age

slipp age

3. : house or place of

orphan age

parson age

4. : state : rank

bond age

peon age

5. : charge for (an act or service)

post age

tow age

wharf age

Webster's New International English Dictionary.      Новый международный словарь английского языка Webster.