Origin of -ide
Examples from the Web for ide
Historical Examples of ide
And she laughed, but I'm not easy blinded, and well I see as she only laughed to 'ide a bleedin' 'art.The Incomplete Amorist
Ide continued to drum on his chair-arm with exasperated fingers.
Ide followed her gesture, and then turned his eyes back to her face.
Ide, with a groan, struck his hand against the arm of his chair.
"Well, you see Leila did everything 'regularly,' as the French say," Ide rejoined.
Word Origin for ide
suffix forming nouns
Word Origin for -ide
suffix used to form names of simple compounds of an element with another element or radical; originally abstracted from oxide, the first so classified.