Meaning of -ARD in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ noun suffix ]

also -art

Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German -hart (in personal names such as Gērhart Gerard), Old English heard hard

: one that is characterized by performing some action, possessing some quality, or being associated with some thing especially conspicuously or excessively

bragg art

dull ard

poll ard

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.