• (British, America) IPA: /ˈstaɪpɛnd/, /-pn̩d/

stipend (plural stipends)

  1. A scholarship granted to a student.
  2. A fixed payment, generally small and occurring at regular intervals; a modest allowance.
    My stipend for doing public service is barely enough to cover living expenses.
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stipend (stipends, present participle stipending; past and past participle stipended)

  1. (now rare) To provide (someone) with a stipend.
    • 2002, Colin Jones (historian), The Great Nation, Penguin 2003, p. 122:
      As well as enjoying links in the royal court, he was said to stipend some 200 individuals in the city of Paris to spread favourable news stories about himself.

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