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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Remainders; Left overs; Extra payments made to actors for reruns.

Usage examples (34)
  • Uncapped earnings, cash incentives, & long term residuals
  • The writers feel they've been shortchanged for years on DVD "residuals" -- the payments they get when someone buys a disc.
  • You know, as long as they pay their writers and actors residuals, that is.
  • I wasn't only bitching about taxes, genius, I was also bitching about our so-called residuals that go towards the 'common good'. for more
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