a payment in recognition of acts or professional services for which custom or propriety forbids a price to be set: The mayor was given a modest honorarium for delivering a speech to our club.
a fee for services rendered by a professional person.
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How to use honorarium in a sentence
An invoice for $100,000 from March 1999 is described as, “Honoraria—Dr. Drew Pinsky/1st Installment.”Feds Allege Glaxo Paid Dr. Drew $275,000 to Tout Antidepressant | Aram Roston | July 3, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
"Now we're getting back to Simec's hostia honoraria and hostia piacularis," laughed Bates.The Best Short Stories of 1917 | Various
British Dictionary definitions for honorarium
a fee paid for a nominally free service
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