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honorarium

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noun hon·o·rar·i·um \ˌä-nə-ˈrer-ē-əm\

Simple Definition of honorarium

  • : an amount of money paid for a service

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of honorarium

plural honorariaplay \-ē-ə\ also honorariums

  1. :  a payment for a service (as making a speech) on which custom or propriety forbids a price to be set

Examples of honorarium in a sentence

  1. We are willing to offer a small honorarium that we hope you will accept for judging the competition.



Origin of honorarium

Latin, from neuter of honorarius


First Known Use: 1658


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