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remuneration
used in The Remains of the Day

2 uses
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Definition
payment (for work and/or expenses)
  • They are kind people, and though I have on more than one occasion tonight offered remuneration for their hospitality, they will not hear of it.
    3e — Day 3 - Evening (26% in)
  • In fact, the day had generally begun well with a breakfast of fresh farm eggs and toast, provided for me by Mrs Taylor, and with Dr Carlisle calling by at seven thirty as promised, I was able to take my leave of the Taylors - who continued not to hear of remuneration - before any further embarrassing conversations had had a chance to develop.
    4a — Day 4 - Afternoon (9% in)

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