Definition of fringe benefit noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

fringe benefit

 noun
noun
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; NAmE
 
[usually plural]
 
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extra things that an employer gives you as well as your wages The fringe benefits include free health insurance. (figurative) One of the fringe benefits of having a garden is all the wildlife it attracts.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: fringe benefit