SUFFIX By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 In linguistic science, this is morpheme that one adds to the end of a word in order to create variation. See affixation; infix; prefix. SUFFIX: "An example of a sufix is the -ing in swimming." Related Psychology Terms BOUND MORPHEME BOUND MORPHEME MALAPROPISM AUDIO- ISOLATING LANGUAGE FREE MORPHEME FREE VARIATION GOOD GENES HYPOTHESIS AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL SOCIETY (APS) AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGISTS (AACP) Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SUFFIX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/suffix/ (accessed October 18, 2021).