Definition of -age in English:



  • 1Forming nouns:

    1. 1.1 Denoting an action:
    2. 1.2 Denoting an aggregate or number of:
    3. 1.3 Denoting a place or abode:
  • 2

    1. 2.1 The product of an action:
    2. 2.2 A function; a sphere of action:
  • 3

    1. 3.1 Fees payable for; the cost of using:
    2. 3.2informal Denoting a large number of something (typically forming nouns whose plurals are correctly formed with -s):


From Old French, based on Latin -aticum, neuter form of the adjectival ending -aticus.