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Definition of Tributes

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 Tributes from wikipedia

- that the gifts they paid to other states were known as mere gifts, not tributes. Even at times when a Chinese dynasty had to bribe nomads from raiding...
- truck with the tributes to the monkey house at the nearly empty zoo, where the tributes are kept. He is nearly killed by the boy tribute from District...
- Tributes: Remembering Some of the World's Greatest Wrestlers (Winding Stair Press, 2001, Hardcover) ISBN 1-55366-085-4 ISBN 978-1553660859 Tributes II:...
- co-wrote and performed on Bowie's US #1 hit "Fame" in 1975), performed a tribute to Lennon in the final show of his Serious Moonlight Tour at the Hong Kong...
- News and Tributes is the second full-length album by The ****ureheads, released on 29 May 2006. The first single "Skip to the End" was released on 15 May...
- Tributes: Remembering Some of the World's Greatest Wrestlers, sometimes known as Wrestling Observer's Tributes: Remembering Some of the World's Greatest...
- to provide two 'tributes': one male and one female, aged between 12 and 18, who are chosen by lottery. The total of twenty-four tributes are sent to an...
- of dead tributes. He was eventually killed by an avalanche, and since then, there is an unspoken rule for the tributes not to eat other tributes. Katniss...
- 2017. "In Real Time – John Waite". AllMusic. Retrieved 16 August 2017. "Tributes by Dokaka". Rate Your Music. Retrieved 14 August 2017. "Almost Unplugged...
- and SmackDown! on November 18 (both filmed November 13) each aired as tributes to Guerrero. All storylines were put on hold, and no WWE employees were...
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