honorarium


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hon·o·rar·i·um

 (ŏn′ə-râr′ē-əm)
n. pl. hon·o·rar·i·ums or hon·o·rar·i·a (-ē-ə)
A payment given to a professional person for services for which fees are not legally or traditionally required.

[Latin honōrārium, from neuter of honōrārius, honorary, from honor, honor.]

honorarium

(ˌɒnəˈrɛərɪəm)
n, pl -iums or -ia (-ɪə)
(Commerce) a fee paid for a nominally free service
[C17: from Latin: something presented on being admitted to a post of honour]

hon•o•rar•i•um

(ˌɒn əˈrɛər i əm)

n., pl. -rar•i•ums, -rar•i•a (-ˈrɛər i ə)
1. a payment in recognition of acts or professional services for which custom or propriety forbids a price to be set.
2. a fee for services rendered by a professional person.
[1650–60; < Latin honōrārium fee paid on taking office, n. use of neuter of honōrārius honorary]

honorarium

a fee for professional services.
See also: Dues and Payment
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.honorarium - a fee paid for a nominally free service
reward - payment made in return for a service rendered

honorarium

noun
Something given in return for a service or accomplishment:
Idiom: token of appreciation.
Translations

honorarium

[ˌɒnəˈrɛərɪəm] N (honorariums or honoraria (pl)) [ˌɒnəˈrɛərɪə]honorarios mpl

honorarium

[ˌɒnəˈrɛəriəm] n (= fee) → prime f

honorarium

n pl <honoraria> → Honorar nt
References in classic literature ?
If our honorarium is unsatisfactory, kindly telegraph us at once and state what you consider a fair price."
Since the honorarium they had offered was three hundred and fifty dollars, Martin thought it not worth while to telegraph.
I ask you to accept the post of private physician to this household for the space of one--it may be two months, and I offer you also, as an honorarium, the fee of one thousand guineas."
The Sandiganbayan has upheld the conviction of Mayor Lionel Bacaltos of Sibonga, Cebu for receiving an honorarium amounting to P17,512.50 from the Philippine Health Insurance Corp.
LANDI KOTAL -- The administration of Khyber tribal district restored the decades old monthly honorarium for all pro-administration elders of different tribes.
ACT's first proposed amendment, which would declare the honorarium tax-free, was not an issue during the crafting of the Esra because the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) only decided last year to begin imposing the 5-percent charge.
We implore BIR to order COMELEC to refrain from automatically deducting tax from our honorarium and allowances.
The BIR added that teachers and qualified persons serving in the electoral boards will just have to execute and submit to the Commission on Elections (Comelec), prior to the release of the honorarium and allowances, a sworn declaration that their gross annual income does not exceed P250,000 in order to spare such from being subject to withholding tax.
ATTOCK -- The Lady Health Workers (LHW) working in Rural Dispensary Makhad have not been paid honorarium for the anti-Measles campaign which was carried out almost six months ago.
Punjab University Oriental College's Principal Prof Dr Fakhrul Haq Noori has been paid tribute in PU's 128th Convocation and an honorarium has been announced in his honor.
In 1996, the ECC had decided that the budget honorarium would be given to officers of up to grade-20 of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), Planning and Development Division and Ministry of Finance.