-eer

suffix
1》 (forming nouns) denoting a person concerned with or engaged in an activity: auctioneer.
2》 (forming verbs) denoting concern or involvement with an activity: electioneer.
Origin
from Fr. -ier, from L. -arius; verbs are often back-forms (e.g. electioneer from electioneering).

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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