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Synonyms for GRATUITY

Usage Examples for GRATUITY

  1. Then he was going to do the same with the cook, thinking that he had killed the children; but the cook threw himself at the King's feet and said, " Truly, sir King, I would desire no other sinecure in return for the service I have done you than to be thrown into a furnace full of live coals; I would ask no other gratuity than the thrust of a spike; I would wish for no other amusement than to be roasted in the fire; I would desire no other privilege than to have the ashes of the cook mingled with those of a Queen. - "Stories from Pentamerone" by Giambattista Basile
  2. Before leaving the country he sent a bitter complaint to Ybarra, to the effect that the king had entirely forgotten him, and imploring that financier's influence to procure for him some gratuity from his Majesty. - "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete" by John Lothrop Motley