libfix - definition and synonyms

noun linguistics
  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a morpheme such as -calypse or -tastic that behaves like an affix but has more semantic content than a standard prefix or suffix

    The most famous libfix is probably the much-maligned –gate, appended to just about anything scandalous ever since Watergate.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 04/08/2015