-itive


a suffix occurring in substantives of Latin origin: definitive; fugitive.

Nearby words

  1. -ite,
  2. -itic,
  3. -ition,
  4. -itious,
  5. -itis,
  6. -itol,
  7. -ity,
  8. -ium,
  9. -ive,
  10. -ivus

Origin of -itive

< Latin -itīvus or -ītīvus; see -ite2, -ive

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