An example of an honorarium is a small payment made to a mayor of another town after the mayor traveled for two days to make a presentation at another city council in the state.
nounpl. -·ri·ums or -·ria
Origin of honorariumClassical Latin honorarium (donum), honorary (gift)
nounpl. hon·o·rar·i·ums, or hon·o·rar·i·a
Origin of honorariumLatin honōrārium from neuter of honōrārius honorary from honor honor
(plural honorariums or honoraria)
- Compensation for services that do not have a predetermined value.