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Pronunciation of Perquisite: Learn how to pronounce Perquisite in English correctly

Learn how to say Perquisite correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word perquisite:

a benefit which one enjoys or is entitled to on account of one’s job or position:
the wife of a president has all the perquisites of stardom
historical a thing which has served its primary use and to which a subordinate or employee has a customary right.

late Middle English: from medieval Latin perquisitum ‘acquisition’, from Latin perquirere ‘search diligently for’, from per- ‘thoroughly’ + quaerere ‘seek’