property; possession; tenure.
- A fixed sum charged, as by an institution or by law, for a privilege: a license fee; tuition fees.
- A charge for professional services: a surgeon's fee.
- A tip; a gratuity.
- Law An inherited or heritable estate in land.
- In feudal law, an estate in land granted by a lord to his vassal on condition of homage and service. Also called feud2, fief.
- The land so held.
- To give a tip to.
- Scots To hire.
- in fee Law In absolute and legal possession.