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fee meaning

[ fi: ] Pronunciation:   "fee" in a sentence
  • Noun: fee  fee
    1. A fixed charge for a privilege or for professional services 
    2. An interest in land capable of being inherited
    Verb: fee  fee
    1. Give a tip or gratuity to in return for a service, beyond the compensation agreed on
      "fee the steward"
      - tip, bung

    Derived forms: fees, feed, feeing

    Type of: fixed charge, fixed cost, fixed costs, gift, give, interest, present, stake

    Encyclopedia: Fee


  • [Architecture]

    Remuneration for professional work.


  • [Business]
    noun [C]

    BREAK FEE, BREAK-UP FEE, COMMITMENT FEE, CONTINGENCY FEE, CONTINGENT FEE, LICENCE FEE, NO-WIN NO-FEE, USER FEE

    1 (Commerce )

    an amount of money that you pay for professional advice or services:

    legal fees

    Does the bank charge a fee for setting up the account?

    There's an upfront fee of €50 and a small annual charge.

    a pool of fee income from advisory work See note at PRICE

    ❖ to charge/collect/earn/pay a fee

    ◆ a fat/high/huge/low/nominal fee

    ◆ an annual/hourly/a monthly fee

    ◆ a fixed/flat/one-off/ an upfront fee

    consultancy/management/transaction/transfer fees

    2

    an amount of money that you pay to join an organization or to do sth:

    a membership fee

    access/entry/membership/registration/subscription fees

    ◆ to charge/collect/pay a fee


  • [Law]
    n. A legal estate (other than leasehold) in land that is capable of being inherited. Since the Law of Property Act 1925 the term's only modern significance is in the phrase fee simple absolute in possession. All other such estates that formerly existed in fee are now equitable interests only.

  • [Medicine]
    Amounts charged to the patient as payer for health care services.

Examples

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  1. piglets under stress eat less feed.
  2. you must feed up to grow stronger.
  3. this is how we feed our men on this island.
  4. it is sufficient to feed a hundred men.
  5. i thought the accountant 's fee rather high.

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