- suffixa termination used in hip talk, beatnik slang and later teenage usage. It denotes a place, situation or state of affairs. Ends-ville (the ultimate in either boredom or pleasure) and 'Dullsville' (boredom only) are typical examples. The French form ville (a town, from the Latin villa) was used by early American settlers, like '-city' or '-burg', to create placenames.Compare -city
Contemporary slang . 2014.