Definition of complimentary
- a complimentary remark
- the novel received complimentary reviews
- complimentary tickets
She made complimentary remarks about his work.
They handed out complimentary brochures.
The restaurant offers valet parking as a complimentary service.
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: expressing praise or admiration for someone or something
: given for free
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