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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishen-en- /ÉŠn, en/ prefix [in verbs] 🔊 🔊 1 XXto make someone or something be in a particular state or have a particular quality 🔊 enlarge (=make something bigger) 🔊 endanger (=put someone in danger)2 XXto go completely around something, or include all of it 🔊 encircle (=surround everything)
Examples from the Corpus
en-â€Ē to encircleâ€Ē to endangerâ€Ē to enlargeâ€Ē to enrich
-en-en /ən/ suffix 🔊 🔊 1 [in adjectives]XX made of a particular material or substance 🔊 a golden crown 🔊 wooden seats2 [in verbs]XX to make something have a particular quality 🔊 darken (=make or become dark) 🔊 strengthen (=make or become stronger)
Examples from the Corpus
-enâ€Ē ripening fruitâ€Ē to darken
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