Category:English back-formations

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
Recent additions to the category
  1. fuse
  2. ectopy
  3. landlubbing
  4. double penetrate
  5. dilation
  6. taciturn
  7. sequestrate
  8. sulk
  9. -arian
  10. technocrat
Oldest pages ordered by last edit
  1. abominate
  2. absciss
  3. abduct
  4. abbreviate
  5. abeyant
  6. abnegate
  7. teleport
  8. Aborigine
  9. accelerate
  10. morph

Fundamental » All languages » English » Terms by etymology » Back-formations

English words formed by reversing a supposed regular formation, removing part of an older term.

Pages in category "English back-formations"

The following 200 pages are in this category, out of 406 total.

(previous page) (next page)
(previous page) (next page)