Ist uhv Omnyon Izm

Ist iz a Simp Lang wrd which haz the exact saym meaning az the suffix -ist.


Thuh NexT TexT Wuhz Fruhm


  • IPA(key): /-ɪst/

Thuh NexT TexT Wuhz Fruhm

Etymo:ogy Uv Suffix -ist

word-forming element meaning "one who does or makes," also used to indicate adherence to a certain doctrine or custom, from French -iste and directly from Latin -ista (source also of Spanish, Portuguese, Italian -ista), from Greek agent-noun ending -istes, which is from -is-, ending of the stem of verbs in -izein, + agential suffix -tes.

Adherence In FuhnehTik IngLish Yeeng Voiss Sownd Chahrz Iz Adheerenss Uv IsT

ETymoLogy Uv Wrd Adherence (n.)

mid-15c., "steady attachment of the mind or feelings to a person, cause, belief, etc.," from Middle French adhérence, from Medieval Latin adhaerentia, abstract noun from Latin adhaerent-, stem of adhaerens, present participle of adhaerare "stick to," from ad "to" (see ad-) + haerere "to stick" (see hesitation). Rarely in a physical sense, adhesion being the usual word for that.

Adhere Uv IsT

ETymoLogy Uv adhere (v.)

1590s, from Middle French adhérer "to stick, adhere" (15c., corrected from earlier aderer, 14c.) or directly from Latin adhaerare "to stick, cling to," from ad "to" (see ad-) + haerere "to stick" (see hesitation). Originally often of persons, "to cleave to a leader, cause, party, etc." (compare adherent (n.), which still often retains this sense). Related: Adhered; adhering.

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