Hyper is a prefix that means excess or over. Hyper is commonly found in medicine to explain items of excess such as hyperhydration or hyperacidity. It is also seen in science with terms such as hypertension or hyperthyroidism. Here is short list of words with the prefix hyper that are commonly used.
Here is a look at some of the most commonly used negative prefixes in the english langage. From ‘dis’ to ‘un,’ many of these prefixes have their own meaning.
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