- a tip given to a waiter, taxi driver, etc.；a sum of money paid to an employee at the end of a period of employment
noun: gratuity, plural noun: gratuities
- 1. formal a tip given to a waiter, taxi driver, etc.
- 2. British 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
- a tip given to a waiter, taxicab driver, etc.
Oxford American Dictionary
"death gratuity" -- payment to the family of US soldiers who died. 美國政府給因職喪生的軍人的眷屬慰問金 補充: "gratuity" 雖然平常的用法是 "tips" (小費) 但是在這裡有不一樣的意思...
A tip (also called a gratuity) is a payment made to certain service sector workers in addition...
gratuity! 小費囉 e.g. Gratuity is included in the price. 價錢已包括小費