HyperDic: perk

English > 2 senses of the word perk:
NOUNpossessionperk, fringe benefit, perquisitean incidental benefit awarded for certain types of employment (especially if it is regarded as a right)
VERBbodyperk, perk up, percolate, pick up, gain vigorgain or regain energy
perk > pronunciation
Soundsper'k
Rhymesartwork ... work: 53 rhymes with erk...
English > perk: 2 senses > noun 1, possession
MeaningAn incidental benefit awarded for certain types of employment (especially if it is regarded as a right).
Synonymsfringe benefit, perquisite
Narrowerappanage, apanageAny customary and rightful perquisite appropriate to your station in life
gratuity, tip, pourboire, baksheesh, bakshish, bakshis, backsheeshA relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter)
Broaderbenefitfinancial assistance in time of need
Spanishayuda, extra, plus
Catalanajut, extra, plus
English > perk: 2 senses > verb 1, body
Meaninggain or regain energy.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymsperk up, percolate, pick up, gain vigor
Broaderrecuperate, recover, convalesceget over an illness or shock
Spanishreanimarse
Catalanreanimar-se, reviscolar-se

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