-ster definition

  • suffix:
    • One that is connected with, participates in, tends to make, or does: songster.
    • One that is: youngster.
    • Someone who is, or who's connected with, or who something specified.
    • A diminutive appended to your title.
  • others:
    • A suffix denoting the broker (originally a female), especially a person who does one thing with skill or as an occupation; like in spinster (originally, a woman who spins), songster, baxter (= bakester), youngster.
  • noun:
    • A termination denoting career, as in maltster, gamester, spinster, songster, etc.
    • An abbreviation of sterling.

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "-ster"
    • The "-ster" suffix hasn't done anyone…
    • View More
103 votes

How would you define -ster?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!