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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: perquisite(0.01125 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to perquisite.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: an incidental benefit awarded for certain types of
employment (especially if it is regarded as a right); “a
limousine is one of the fringe benefits of the job”
[syn: fringe benefit, perk]
2: a right reserved exclusively by a particular person or group
(especially a hereditary or official right); “suffrage was
the prerogative of white adult males” [syn: prerogative,
privilege, exclusive right]
English → English (gcide)
Perquisite \Per"qui*site\, n. [L. perquisitum, fr. perquisitus,
p. p. of perquirere to ask for diligently; per + quaerere to
seek. See Per-, and Quest.]
1. Something gained from a place or employment over and above
the ordinary salary or fixed wages for services rendered;
especially, a fee allowed by law to an officer for a
The pillage of a place taken by storm was regarded
as the perquisite of the soldiers. --Prescott.
The best perquisites of a place are the advantages
it gaves a man of doing good. --Addison.
2. pl. (Law) Things gotten by a man's own industry, or
purchased with his own money, as opposed to things which
come to him by descent. --Mozley & W.