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1. perquisite

noun. ['ˈpɝːkwəzɪt'] an incidental benefit awarded for certain types of employment (especially if it is regarded as a right).

Synonyms

  • bakshish
  • tip
  • pourboire
  • baksheesh
  • backsheesh
  • perk
  • appanage
  • gratuity
  • bakshis
  • fringe benefit
  • benefit

Antonyms

  • bad
  • penalty
  • wrong
  • wrongness

Etymology

  • perquisitum (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Perquisite

  • deposit
  • exit
  • renuzit
  • revisit
  • sesit
  • transit
  • visit

Example sentences of the word perquisite


1. Noun, singular or mass
CPR training is usually a perquisite as well.

2. Adjective
Multiply the monthly value of the perquisite times 12 to determine an annual compensation amount.

2. perquisite

noun. ['ˈpɝːkwəzɪt'] a right reserved exclusively by a particular person or group (especially a hereditary or official right).

Synonyms

  • right
  • exclusive right
  • easement
  • prerogative
  • privilege

Antonyms

  • pull
  • ride
  • deteriorate
  • nonpayment

Etymology

  • perquisitum (Latin)
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