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A suffix is an affix that is added to the end of a word to create a new word with a different meaning (e.g. philia, ism).
1. (related to; often used with nouns to form adjectives)
a. -ático
Adjusting to civilian life was problematic for Rodney.Adaptarse a la vida de civil era problemático para Rodney.
b. -ico
The author also explores the idiosyncratic nature of love and marriage in her quirky novel.La autora también explora la naturaleza idiosincrásica del amor y el matrimonio en su peculiar novela.
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