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-rel

suffix forming nouns
mainly disparaging indicating a person or thing viewed as diminutive, trivial, or worthless: mongrel; wastrel.
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-rel

or -erel

a noun suffix having diminutive or pejorative force: wastrel.
[Middle English < Old French -erel, -erelle]

rel.

1. relating.
2. relative.
3. relatively.
4. released.
5. religion.
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