Definition of -ard in English:


Pronunciation: /əd, ɑːd/


1Forming nouns such as bollard, wizard.
1.1Forming nouns having a depreciatory sense: drunkard dullard


from Old French, from German -hard 'hard, hardy'.

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Pronunciation: ˌhɪpnə(ʊ)ˈpɒmpɪk
relating to the state immediately preceding waking up