-izo

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Spanish[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-izo (feminine -iza)

  1. Forms adjectives from other adjectives, nouns, and verbs usually denoting propensity or likeness.
    enfermo (sick) → enfermizo (sickly)
    rojo (red) → rojizo (reddish)
    cobre (copper) → cobrizo (copper (colored))
    olvidar (to forget) → olvidadoolvidadizo (forgetful)

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