- augmenting or capable of augmenting
- Gram. increasing the force of an idea expressed by a word or denoting increased size, intensity, etc.
an augmentative affix, word, etc. (Ex.: per- in perdurable, up in eatup)
- Having the ability or tendency to augment.
- Grammar Indicating great size, intensity, or power, as the prefix super– does in supermarket.
An augmentative word or affix.
- Growing, enlarging, increasing.
- (grammar) A form of word that expresses large size, intensity, or seniority