backsheesh definition

  • noun:
    • Alternative spelling of baksheesh.
    • In Egypt and Turkish empire, a comparatively small amount of money provided for services rendered (as by a waiter); a gratuity; a “tip”.
    • See bakshish.
    • a relatively small amount of cash provided for solutions rendered (as by a waiter)
  • verb:
    • alternate spelling of baksheesh.

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