Definition of fee noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

        

    fee

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  1. 1 an amount of money that you pay for professional advice or services legal fees Does the bank charge a fee for setting up the account? Some phone companies charge you for each call you make and some charge a flat fee (= an amount of money that allows you to make as many calls as you want). Thesaurusratecharge fee rent fine fare tollThese are all words for an amount of money that is charged or paid for something.rate a fixed amount of money that is asked or paid for something:a low hourly rate interest ratescharge an amount of money that is asked for goods or services:an admission charge a rental chargefee (somewhat formal) an amount of money that you have to pay for professional advice or services, to go to a school or college, or to join an organization:legal fees an annual membership feerent an amount of money that you regularly have to pay for use of a home or an officefine a sum of money that must be paid as punishment for breaking a law or rule:a parking finefare the money that you pay to travel by bus, plane, taxi, etc.toll an amount of money that you have to pay to use a particular road or bridge.Patterns (a) rate/charge/fee/rent/fine/fare/toll for something (a) rate/charge/fee/rent/toll on something at a rate/charge/fee/rent/fare of… for a charge/fee to pay (a) rate/charge/fee/rent/fine/fare/toll to charge (a) rate/fee/rent/fare/toll
  2. 2 an amount of money that you pay to join an organization, or to do something membership fees Is there an entrance fee to the park?
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