What does the word gratis mean?

Usage examples for gratis

  1. The dinner every day was gratis, provided at first by the Government, later by the contributions of the citizens. – In-Darkest-England-and-the-Way-Out by Booth, William
  2. Such persons of color as may not be able to pay for Medical advice, will be attended to gratis, at stated hours, as often as may be necessary. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  3. The longest purse secured the greatest number of witnesses, for, strangely enough, very few people are willing to commit perjury gratis. – John Marsh's Millions by Charles Klein Arthur Hornblow