-ship definition

  • suffix:
    • high quality, condition, or condition: grant.
    • Something that reveals or possesses a good, state, or condition: courtship.
    • position, condition, or company: professorship.
    • Art, skill, or craft: penmanship.
    • A collective body: audience.
    • Appended to a noun to create a fresh noun denoting a house or condition to be.
  • others:
    • A suffix denoting state, company, dignity, occupation, or art; like in lordship, relationship, chancellorship, stewardship, horsemanship.

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