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-eur

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  1. a suffix occurring in loanwords from French, usually agent nouns formed from verbs (entrepreneur; voyeur), less commonly adjectives (agent provocateur).
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Origin of -eur

< French; Old French -o(u)r < Latin -ōr- -or2 and -eo(u)r < Latin -ātōr- -ator; see -tor
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