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gratuity Saltos de línea: gra¦tu|ity
Pronunciación: /ɡrəˈtjuːɪti/

Definición de gratuity en inglés:

sustantivo (plural gratuities)

1 formal A tip given to a waiter, taxi driver, etc.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • However, a special gratuity paid to a driver, for example at Christmas, may not be taxable.
  • As we headed home, my mate wondered why many cafés have counter-top jars for tips if paying gratuities was not New Zealand custom.
  • These gratuities are voluntary rewards given from spectators who genuinely enjoyed the battle in the ring.
Sinónimos
tip, gift, present, donation, reward, handout, recompense, boon, baksheesh;
fringe benefit, bonus, extra payment, little extra, bit extra;
(gratuities)largesse, benefaction;
informal perk
formal perquisite
2British A sum of money paid to an employee at the end of a period of employment: an end-of-contract gratuity of 20% of the total pay received
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Well, as part of my pay for February, I received my gratuity for the contract period that ended December 31, 2002.
  • Charitable payments or gratuities given by employers should not be deducted from awards of damages as it is important not to discourage benevolence.
  • Government has been implored to intervene in the labour stand-off between the company and its workers following failure by management to pay gratuity to over 400 employees.

Origen

Late 15th century (denoting graciousness or favour): from Old French gratuité or medieval Latin gratuitas 'gift', from Latin gratus 'pleasing, thankful'.

Palabras que riman con gratuity

acuity, ambiguity, annuity, assiduity, congruity, contiguity, continuity, exiguity, fatuity, fortuity, ingenuity, perpetuity, perspicuity, promiscuity, suety, superfluity, tenuity, vacuity

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