ers: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ûrs, ârs), [key]
— n.
  1. ervil.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. Emergency Radio Service.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a semantically empty suffix that creates informal variations of more neutral nouns and adjectives by processes of truncation identical to those of (champers; preggers; starkers); unlike that suffix, however,is apparently productive, and words formed with it do not appear to belong to a restricted linguistic register, as university slang.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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  • ers (Thesaurus)