Definition of -let in US English:

-let

suffix

  • 1(forming nouns) denoting a smaller or lesser kind.

    ‘booklet’
    ‘starlet’
  • 2Denoting articles of ornament or dress.

    ‘anklet’
    ‘bracelet’

Origin

Originally corresponding to French -ette added to nouns ending in -el.

Pronunciation

-let

/lɪt/