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complimentary
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Hard Times
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  • — and, as a complimentary toilet for Mrs. Sparsit, tucked his neckerchief ends into his waistcoat.
  • 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.’

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  • ’If you’re in the complimentary line, you’ll get on here, for you’ll meet with no competition.

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as in: a complimentary upgrade Define
costing nothing
as in: complimentary remarks Define
expressing praise or admiration -- as from a compliment
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