Last modified on 13 June 2013, at 14:16

drikkepenge

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From drikke (drink) +‎ penge (money). Possibly a calque from German Trinkgeld.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /drekəpɛnɡə/, [ˈd̥ʁeɡ̊əpʰɛŋŋ̩]

NounEdit

drikkepenge (definite plural drikkepengene)

  1. (plural only) tip, gratuity
    • November 6 2012, JydskeVestkysten, Verden Rundt
      Det kan gå helt galt, hvis man undlader at betale drikkepenge til pizzabuddet
      It can go wrong if you fail to pay the pizza delivery boy a tip.