How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"escent" is from "escent" (beginning of action) spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
A word ending that indicates slightly, beginning or resembling. Created by people to expand meaning of words. Can be added to the end of many words.
Examples of how the word is used
|The following features are labelled as obsolescent and will be removed from the next revision.|
|Fluorescent lamps are about 2 to 4 times as efficient as incandescent lamps.|