toggle menu
1000+ books


used in a sentence
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition costing nothing
  • GEORGE: Et gratis tua illis succurrente, mereantur evadere judicium ultionis.
    Edward Albee  --  Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
  • My smile was changed, because they had given me some lower teeth gratis to replace the ones I lost in Mexico.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March
  • "Deo gratis," the choir sang back and the people stood to leave.
    Rudolfo Anaya  --  Bless Me, Ultima
  • I know not how they sold themselves: but thou, like a kind fellow, gavest thyself away gratis; and I thank thee for thee.
    William Shakespeare  --  Henry IV, Part 2
  • Sometimes the registrars were kind enough to supply that material gratis.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • But sins may bee pardoned to the repentant, either Gratis, or upon such penalty, as God is pleased to accept.
    Thomas Hobbes  --  Leviathan
  • All that I do _gratis_—_anamatyer_ (_en amateur_).
    Ivan Turgenev  --  Fathers and Sons
  • Rigby and Lowndes to give the information gratis, that it was half-past one.
    Virginia Woolf  --  Mrs. Dalloway
  • "Gratis," Trina announced in a tone that was the vocal equivalent of rusted iron.
    J.D. Robb  --  Immortal in Death
  • That, if the ship was recovered, they should afford Friday and myself a passage gratis to England.
    Daniel Defoe  --  Robinson Crusoe
  • When I find out, and I will find out, I'll let you know, gratis.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • One does not have kings gratis.
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • I'll give you half of the first cargo for yourself, free gratis for nothing—just to make a good start.'
    Joseph Conrad  --  Lord Jim
  • Either the diplomatist must give his lessons gratis, and I will tolerate him, or he must never set his foot again in my house;—do you understand, madame?
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo
  • Thinkest thou I'll endanger my soul gratis?
    William Shakespeare  --  The Merry Wives of Windsor
  • Routes cross here—people bound for private sanitariums or tuberculosis resorts in the mountains, people who are no longer persona gratis in France or Italy.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  Tender is the Night
  • "I am willing to shave Your Grace two or even three times a week gratis," answered Ivan Jakovlevitch.
    Nikolai Gogol  --  The Nose
  • THE TROOPER: I enter gratis.
    Edmond Rostand  --  Cyrano de Bergerac
  • All they do is to get hold of our good Russian money free, gratis, and for nothing.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Idiot
  • I hate him for he is a Christian; But more for that in low simplicity He lends out money gratis, and brings down The rate of usance here with us in Venice.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Merchant of Venice

Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list —®
Search for other examples by interest
General — Google News®
General — Time® Magazine
General — Wikipedia®
Architecture — Google® books - Architecture
Business — Bloomberg®
Business — The Economist®
Classic Literature — Google® books - Classical Literature
Engineering — Google® books - Engineering
Engineering — Popular Mechanics®
Engineering — Discover Magazine®
Fine Arts & Music — Google® books - Art
History — Google® books - History
Human Behavior — Google® books - Psychology
Human Behavior — Psychology Today®
Law — FindLaw®
Law — Google® books - Law
Logic & Reasoning — Google® books - Reasoning
Medicine — Web MD®
Medicine — Google® books - Medicine
Nature & Ecology — National Geographic®
Nature & Ecology — Google® books - Nature
Personal Finance — Kiplinger® (Personal Finance)
Philosophy — Google® books - Philosophy
Public Policy & Politics — Newsweek®
Public Policy & Politics — Real Clear Politics®
Public Policy & Politics — Google® books - Politics
Religion & Spirtuality — Google® books - Religion
Religion - Christianity — Bible Gateway®
Religion - Christianity — Google® books - Christianity
Science — Popular Science®
Science — Scientific American®
Science — Google® books - Science
Sports — Sports Illustrated®