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Definition of Fee

Fee

  1. property; possession; tenure.
  2. Reward or compensation for services rendered or to be rendered; especially, payment for professional services, of optional amount, or fixed by custom or laws; charge; pay; perquisite; as, the fees of lawyers and physicians; the fees of office; clerk's fees; sheriff's fees; marriage fees, etc.
  3. A right to the use of a superior's land, as a stipend for services to be performed; also, the land so held; a fief.
  4. An estate of inheritance supposed to be held either mediately or immediately from the sovereign, and absolutely vested in the owner.
  5. An estate of inheritance belonging to the owner, and transmissible to his heirs, absolutely and simply, without condition attached to the tenure.
  6. To reward for services performed, or to be performed; to recompense; to hire or keep in hire; hence, to bribe.

Fee Quotations

Pick up a camera. Shoot something. No matter how small, no matter how cheesy, no matter whether your friends and your sister star in it. Put your name on it as director. Now you're a director. Everything after that you're just negotiating your budget and your fee.
James Cameron

Establishing a 0.03 percent Wall Street speculation fee, similar to what we had from 1914-1966, would dampen the dangerous level of speculation and gambling on Wall Street, encourage the financial sector to invest in the productive economy and reduce the deficit by more than $350 billion over 10 years.
Bernie Sanders

If I could get my membership fee back, I'd resign from the human race.
Fred Allen

A consultant is someone who saves his client almost enough to pay his fee.
Arnold H. Glasow

Each generation has its own rendezvous with the land, for despite our fee titles and claims of ownership, we are all brief tenants on this planet. By choice, or by default, we will carve out a land legacy for our heirs.
Stewart Udall
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Fee Translations

fee in Italian is costare, tassa, onorario, paga
fee in Norwegian is gebyr, honorar
fee in Spanish is coste, gaje, honorarios
fee in Swedish is taxa, avgift, arvode, provision, honorar
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