Sentence Examples


  • STIPEND, a fixed periodical payment or salary for services rendered.
  • Invited him to Rome, offering him a yearly stipend of 500 ducats, and undertaking to establish and maintain his press there.
  • A stipend, ranging from 5000 francs a year to 250 francs, was attached to each grade of the institution.
  • An Act of Assembly of 1753 declares pactions simoniacal whereby a minister or probationer before presentation and as a means of obtaining it bargains not to raise a process of augmentation of stipend or demand reparation or enlargement of his manse or glebe after induction.
  • Of France, who assigned an annual stipend of two thousand livres to the editor during its publication, and placed at his disposal the royal printing-press.