Definitions for -ette

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  1. -ette(Suffix)

    Used to form nouns meaning a smaller form of something.

    cigarette, kitchenette, diskette

  2. -ette(Suffix)

    Used to form nouns meaning the female equivalent of.

    majorette, bachelorette

  3. Origin: From the French -ette, (the feminine form of the diminutive suffix -et)


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