1 a fixed charge for a privilege or for professional services
2 an interest in land capable of being inherited v : give a tip or gratuity to in return for a service, beyond the agreed-on compensation; "Remember to tip the waiter"; "fee the steward" [syn: tip, bung]
monetary payment charged for professional services
A fee is the price one pays as remuneration for services, especially the honorarium paid to a doctor, lawyer, consultant or member of a learned profession. Fees usually allow for overhead, wages, costs and markup. Traditionally, professionals in Great Britain received a fee in contradistinction to a payment, salary, or wage, and would often use guineas rather than pounds as units of account.
Speaking feeA speaking fee is a payment awarded to an individual for speaking at a public event. Sometimes it is used as a way to pass money to individuals which would otherwise be prohibited.
fee in German: Gebühr
fee in Croatian: Pristojba
fee in Norwegian: Avgift
fee in Simple English: Fee
fee in Swedish: Avgift
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