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adjective complimentary pronunciation in British English /ˌkɒmplɪˈment(ə)ri/
  1. 1
    a complimentary ticket, book, meal, etc. is given to you for free by a person or organization that normally sells them

    All guests will receive a complimentary bottle of champagne.

  2. 2
    saying nice things about someone or something

    Mrs Stevens was most complimentary about your work.



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