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“fringe benefit” in British English

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fringe benefitnoun [ C usually plural ]

uk /ˈfrɪndʒ ˌben.ɪ.fɪt/ us /ˈfrɪndʒ ˌben.ə.fɪt/

something that you get for working, in addition to your pay, that is not in the form of money:

(Definition of “fringe benefit” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“fringe benefit” in American English

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fringe benefitnoun [ C usually pl ]

/ˈfrɪndʒ ˈben·ə·fɪt/

something useful you get because of your job in addition to your pay:

Fringe benefits here include health insurance, three weeksvacation, and tuition reimbursement

(Definition of “fringe benefit” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“fringe benefit” in Business English

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fringe benefitnoun [ C, usually plural ]

uk us

HR an extra thing that is given to you by your employer in addition to your pay but is not in the form of money:

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(Definition of “fringe benefit” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)