gratis gratis  /ˈɡræ təs/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) costing nothing
  2. (adv) without payment

Usage(s):

  1. There were some unbelievable gratis appetizers before the actual course.
  2. The author allowed reproduction of his valuable research gratis to all research journals.
  3. The boat ride was gratis but the unexpected appearance of the pirates spoiled the party.

News

  1. Xbox Live will offer two free games per month starting July, includes Assassin's Creed 2 and Halo 3

    Kicking off Microsoft's announcements, the company has said that Xbox Live will start offering free Xbox 360 games for its paying members, starting this July. In the run-up to the Xbox One's launch, you'll be able to pick up two titles each month, gratis -- if you're an Xbox Live Gold member. If it sounds familiar, it's because it sounds faintly similar to what Sony's PS Plus has offered its ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Engadget

  2. Fable 3 currently free on Xbox Marketplace

    Fable 3 , the game in the series we all tried to forget until something worse came along in Fable Heroes , is currently free on the Xbox Marketplace. It's still unclear if this is a bug, since the way you obtain it gratis is a little convoluted, or if this is some portent to today's Microsoft press conference . Here's how to get the game for free (which we've tested): You must be an Xbox Gold ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Joystiq

  3. Buzinga App Development Unveils Helpful App Developer Resources For Novices, Openly Offering Insider Expertise

    Expert smart device app company Buzinga Apps have announced their app developer resources program. Their knowledge is accessed by a gratis subscription where novices can learn about developing, marketing and monetising their inventions. (PRWeb June 09, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/appdeveloper/resources/prweb10811319.htm
    on June 9, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "My husband has been so rude to Pakistan, but the embassy always bends over backwards to give him a gratis visa," Lady Nadira explains. "The Ambassador comes to the door for us."
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: VS Naipaul Source: Chandigarh Tribune

  2. "It's now clear that practically everything web technology touches starts down the path to gratis, at least as far as we consumers are concerned," Anderson wrote in Wired. "Storage now joins bandwidth (YouTube: free) and processing power...
    on May 15, 2008 By: Chris Anderson Source: Ottawa Citizen

  3. "In its existance, the Foundation has raised nearly $5 million for brain tumor patients and their families. The professional tennis community has been absolutely fantastic over the years helping us with their time and talent, gratis. We're so...
    on Jul 19, 2008 By: Tom Gullikson Source: Stamford Advocate

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