What does -s mean?

-s in AZ Dictionary

(s) Used to develop plural nouns: letters.
(s) Used to form the third person singular present tense of all regular and most irregular verbs: looks; holds.
(s) accustomed form adverbs: they certainly were caught unawares. He works evenings.
The suffix used to develop the plural of most words; as with roadways, elfs, sides, accounts.
The suffix always form the 3rd person single indicative of English verbs; such as falls, tells, directs.
An adverbial suffix; as with towards, requirements, constantly, -- initially the genitive, possesive, ending. See -'s.

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  • Sentence for "-s"
  • Etymologically Related for "-s"
    • ’s
  • Form for "-s"
    • English words suffixed with -s, English plurals
  • Same Context for "-s"
    • r, e-r(t, t, /dev/md0, m
  • Variant for "-s"
    • -'s
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