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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An award (as for meritorious service) given without claim or obligation; A relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter).

Usage examples (31)
  • If you feel like we did a good job AT LEAST let us know, and gratuity is nice too.
  • A gratuity is a symbol of thanks for doing a good job.
  • He is not likely to grudge being knocked up at night when a gratuity is to be the result.
  • The concierge handed her into the cab, and smiled his thanks when the gratuity was the size he had hoped for. for more
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