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-er meaning

EN[ə]
W-er
  • In English, the -er suffix can signify:
  • an agent noun, e.g., "singer"
  • a degree of comparison, e.g., "noisier"
  • Oxford "-er",

Meaning of -er for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "-er" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Morphemes
      • Suffixes
        • Inflectional suffixes
          • Noun-forming suffixes
      Difficultness: Level 7
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      Definiteness: Level 9
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      Definite    ➨     Versatile
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      4. fr -erez
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