-ise

I
aff. use Chiefly Brit.
var. of -ize:
organise[/ex]
usage: See -ize II
-ise
aff. a noun suffix, occurring in loanwords from French, indicating quality, condition, or function: franchise; merchandise
Compare -ice
Etymology: ME < OF -ise, var. of -ice -ice

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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