Pronunciation of Affix
/ɐfˈɪks/, /ɐfˈɪks/, /ɐ_f_ˈɪ_k_s/
Synonyms for affix:
Other synonyms and related words:
derivative, subjoin, supply, apply, assign, fix, append, amplify, verbalize, adjoin, enroll, impute, tag on, root, derivation, tack, hang on, ending, derive, moor, plaster over, plaster, blame, stem, diminutive, stick on, anaphora, posted, tack on, pin on, suffix, etymology, apposition, prefix, augment, increase.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
attach or stick (verb)
Usage examples for affix:
- He was one of those mechanics who, from a particular observance of the foibles of human nature, insinuate themselves into the good graces of those who employ them, and from being created as something even beneath a servant, grow up at last into a confidence to which it would not be improper to affix the name of a friend. - "Lives Of The Most Remarkable Criminals Who have been Condemned and Executed for Murder, the Highway, Housebreaking, Street Robberies, Coining or other offences", Arthur L. Hayward.
- But, gintlemen,"- running his hand lightly through his hair, and then laying it in the bulging lapels of his now half- buttoned coat,-" there were other conditions accompanying these proposals; to wit, that within tin days from said openin' the successful bidder should appear befoore this honorable body, and then and there duly affix his signatoor to the aforesaid contracts, already prepared by the attorney of this boord, my honored associate, Judge Bowker. - "Tom Grogan", F. Hopkinson Smith.