adverb or adjective \ˈgra-təs, ˈgrā-\

—used to indicate that no money is paid for something

Full Definition of GRATIS

:  without charge or recompense :  free <the food was supplied gratis>

Origin of GRATIS

Middle English, from Latin gratiis, gratis, from abl. plural of gratia favor — more at grace
First Known Use: 15th century

Other Business Terms

amortize, caveat emptor, clearinghouse, divest, due diligence, emolument, green-collar, marque, overhead, perquisite

Rhymes with GRATIS


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