Definition of Es

 (Entry 1 of 3)

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-es

plural noun suffix
\ əz, iz, after s, z, sh, ch; z, after v or a vowel \

Definition of -es (Entry 2 of 3)

used to form the plural of most nouns that end in sglasses , zfuzzes , shbushes , chpeaches , or a final y that changes to iladies and of some nouns ending in f that changes to vloaves — compare -s entry 1

Definition of -es (Entry 3 of 3)

used to form the third person singular present of most verbs that end in sblesses , zfizzes , shhushes , chcatches , or a final y that changes to idefies — compare -s entry 3

History and Etymology for Es

Plural noun suffix

Middle English -es, -s — more at -s entry 1

Verb suffix

Middle English — more at -s entry 3

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“Es.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-es. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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-es

noun plural suffix
\ əz, iz after s, z, sh, ch; z after v or a vowel \

Kids Definition of -es

 (Entry 1 of 2)

used to form the plural of most nouns that end in sglasses , zbuzzes , shbushes , chpeaches , or a final y that changes to iladies and of some nouns ending in f that changes to vloaves

Kids Definition of -es (Entry 2 of 2)

used to form the third person singular present of most verbs that end in sblesses , zfizzes , shblushes , chcatches , or a final y that changes to idenies

Medical Definition of Es

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