Usage examples for stipend

  1. Mrs. John Grier was to be paid during her life a yearly stipend of twenty thousand dollars from the business; she also received a grant of seventy thousand dollars. – Carnac's Folly, Volume 2. by Gilbert Parker
  2. Mr. Romfrey, however, though he wrote his cheques out like the lord he was by nature, exacted the request for them; a system that kept the gallant gentleman on his good behaviour, probably at a lower cost than the regular stipend – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. And now, in returning, despoiled of all save the few pence he had collected that day, it is but fair to him to add that not his least bitter pang was in the remembrance that this was the only Saturday on which, for the first time, the weekly stipend would fail. – Lucretia, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton