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Definition of Tribute

Tribute
Tribute Trib"ute, n. [OE. tribut, L. tributum, fr. tribuere, tributum, to bestow, grant, pay, allot, assign, originally, to a tribe, from tribus tribe; cf. F. tribut. See Tribe, and cf. Attribute, Contribute.] 1. An annual or stated sum of money or other valuable thing, paid by one ruler or nation to another, either as an acknowledgment of submission, or as the price of peace and protection, or by virtue of some treaty; as, the Romans made their conquered countries pay tribute. Millions for defense, but not one cent for tribute. --C. C. Pinckney. 2. A personal contribution, as of money, praise, service, etc., made in token of services rendered, or as that which is due or deserved; as, a tribute of affection. Implores the passing tribute of a sigh. --Gray. 3. (Mining) A certain proportion of the ore raised, or of its value, given to the miner as his recompense. --Pryce. Tomlinson. Tribute money, money paid as a tribute or tax. Tribute pitch. (Mining) See under Tributer. [Eng.] Syn: See Subsidy.
Tribute
Tribute Trib"ute, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Tributed; p. pr. & vb. n. Tributing.] To pay as tribute. [R.] --Whitlock (1654).

Meaning of Tribute from wikipedia

- A tribute (/ˈtrɪbjuːt/; from Latin tributum, "contribution") is wealth, often in kind, that a party gives to another as a sign of submission, allegiance...
- Tribute is one of the new generation of ticket issuing systems introduced to ticket offices by British Rail during the mid-1990s, prior to the privatisation...
- tribute act, tribute band or tribute group is a music group, singer, or musician who specifically plays the music of a well-known music act. Tribute acts...
- "Tribute" is the first single of American comedy rock duo Tenacious D's self-titled debut album (2001). It was released on February 11, 2002, in the United...
- album may also represent the departure of the performer from the group. A tribute or cover album is a collection of cover versions of songs or instrumental...
- Tribute To is an EP by My Morning Jacket lead singer Jim James (under the name Yim Yames), consisting entirely of covers of songs written by George Harrison...
- A tribute is wealth that one party gives to another as a sign of respect, submission, or allegiance. Tribute may also refer to: Tribute (play), a 1978...
- Worship and Tribute is the second studio album by Long Island, New York post-hardcore band Gl****jaw. It marked their first release with Warner Bros. Records...
- The Mazda Tribute (****anese: マツダ・トリビュート, Matsuda Toribyūto) (Code J14) is a compact SUV made by ****anese automaker Mazda from 2000 to 2011. It was jointly...
- Tribute This! is a 2008 do****entary film directed by Mick McCleery and produced by Gary Joseph and Mike Nicholson. The subject of the film is British...