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-ment Syllabification: -ment

Definition of -ment in English:

suffix

2Forming nouns from adjectives (such as merriment from merry).

Origin

From French, or from Latin -mentum.

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Word of the day fortissimo
Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
adverb
(especially as a direction) very loud or loudly