Definition of emolument:
profit, utility, service, minimum wage, payment, good, income, packet, improvement, hire, receipts, proceeds, expediency, performance-related pay, pay, remuneration, return, living, advantage, returns, avail, starvation wages, rise, compensation, earnings, usefulness, fee, pay envelope, stipend, salary, gain, paycheck, value, wage, benefit.
Emeline B. Wells, wife of the Mayor of the city, writing to a Washington convention, in 1894, said of the many complications growing out of various bills before Congress to rob women of this right: Women have voted in Utah fourteen years, but, because of the little word 'male' that still stands upon the statutes, no woman is eligible to any office of emolument or trust.- "Eighty Years And More; Reminiscences 1815-1897", Elizabeth Cady Stanton.
- "Self Help", Samuel Smiles.
- "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.