Tion is a suffix that is defined as action or a state of being.
An example of the tion suffix is used to describe the state of starvation when added to the "starve."
- the act of ____ing
- the state of being ____ed
- the thing that is ____ed
Origin of -tionfrom Fr, OFr, or L: French -tion from Old French -cion from Classical Latin -tio (gen. -tionis) from -t- of past participle stem + -io (gen. -ionis), suffix