- -ment [mənt, mint][OFr < L -mentum] suffix forming nouns1. a result or product [revetment, hutment]2. a means, agency, or instrument [escapement]3. the act, art, or process of [impressment]4. the state, condition, fact, or degree of being ____ed [enchantment]: Final y after a consonant becomes i before -ment [embodiment]
English World dictionary. V. Neufeldt. 2014.