How does the word sound?

Listen to this word

 History of this Word

"ware" is from "software" spoken by english speaking people starting about 1950 A.D.


In this sense, it is a word added to another word to form a new word.

More words with this suffix,

Words related to this meaning

grammar is modifier

"-ware 2" is a part of Internet

"-ware 2" is a type of suffix


A word ending that indicates software. Created by people to expand meaning of words. Can be added to the end of many words.

Examples of how the word is used

-ware illustration Create firmware for specialized applications such as gaming.
-ware illustration There is no shareware in this game so you will get to play games for hours without any interruptions