Definition of -il in English:

-il

Syllabification: -il

suffix

Forming adjectives and nouns such as civil and fossil.

Origin

from Old French, from Latin -ilis.

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Word of the day abjure
Pronunciation: abˈjo͝or
verb
solemnly renounce (a belief, cause, or claim)