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complimentary
Used in
Hard Times
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  • 'If you're in the complimentary line, you'll get on here, for you'll meet with no competition.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Lord bless you, sir, you'll never catch them at that, if they have been with you twenty years! and, as a complimentary toilet for Mrs. Sparsit, tucked his neckerchief ends into his waistcoat.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I don't know what this jolly old Jaundiced Jail,' Tom had paused to find a sufficiently complimentary and expressive name for the parental roof, and seemed to relieve his mind for a moment by the strong alliteration of this one, 'would be without you.'  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a complimentary toast
as in: complimentary to the candidate
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