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synonyms for pourboire

  • fee
  • gift
  • money
  • perk
  • reward
  • compensation
  • cue
  • handout
  • lagniappe
  • perquisite
  • sweetener
  • one-way
  • small change
  • something
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How to use pourboire in a sentence

And the porter spat and grinned, and said to Nancy: "Faut lui donner son pourboire."
THE DEVOURERSANNIE VIVANTI CHARTRES
He took his pourboire and left the rest, just as he treated monsieur.
A BOOK OF GHOSTSSABINE BARING-GOULD
Only, if I keep you more than a week it will then be three and a half florins per day, and no pourboire.
THE PRUSSIAN TERRORALEXANDRE DUMAS
Then turning to De Peyster and exhibiting his pourboire, he repeated, “Comprenez vous franais?”
THE SPELLWILLIAM DANA ORCUTT
Then to Jefferson she added: “Give him a franc for a pourboire—that makes five francs altogether.”
THE LION AND THE MOUSECHARLES KLEIN
"I'd have done it for nothing, but I'll take the pourboire," replied the concierge, with a laugh.
SAN-CRAVATE; OR, THE MESSENGERS; LITTLE STREAMSCHARLES PAUL DE KOCK
But the only efficacious argument I have discovered is to tell them that they will get no pourboire if they beat the horse.
AS SEEN BY MELILIAN BELL
One gains admission to the chteau freely from the concierge, who in due course expects her pourboire, and sees that she gets it.
CASTLES AND CHATEAUX OF OLD TOURAINE AND THE LOIRE COUNTRYFRANCIS MILTOUN
"If you are not back again by table d'hôte time, you shall have no pourboire," we said, in solemn and determined tones.
THE ARGOSYVARIOUS
The matter is then arbitrated by the driver who accepts as client the one who offers the largest pourboire.
THE NOTE-BOOK OF AN ATTACHEERIC FISHER WOOD
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO POURBOIRE

  • compensation
  • cue
  • fee
  • gift
  • handout
  • lagniappe
  • money
  • one-way
  • perk
  • perquisite
  • pourboire
  • reward
  • small change
  • something
  • sweetener
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.