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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A small gift (especially one given by a merchant to a customer who makes a purchase).

Usage examples (34)
  • NEW ORLEANS — In these parts, they refer to it as lagniappe, a Cajun word that roughly translated means “a little bit extra.”
  • "What we call a lagniappe, a little somethin 'extra.
  • Just to entertain you, I'll pass on that JR, at L'homme qui marche, seeing "lagniappe" in your last entry, decided to look it up.
  • Tellem "JOE PARIS" sent you and receive some "lagniappe" with your meal! for more
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