Definition of Perks:

  1. Informal word for perquisites which are privileges granted to employees in addition to their salaries and benefits (such as medial and pension plans). True perks have little or no cash value or tax implications and may include company car, vacations, reserved parking space, spacious office, private dining and washroom facilities, etc.

  2. Become or make more cheerful, lively, or interesting.

Phonetic Pronunciation of Perks


Origin of word Perks

1930s abbreviation of percolate.

Synonyms of Perks

Cheer up, Brighten, Brighten up, Become more cheerful, Become livelier, Feel happier, Take heart, Be heartened, Liven up, Revive

How to use Perks in a sentence?

  1. Shed been depressed, but she seemed to perk up last week.
  2. Some jobs have different perks and you will need to work very hard to take full advantage of what they have to offer.
  3. I took the job at the grocery store because there were a lot of perks , like being able to set my own hours.
  4. Knowing the perks of a potential job offer will let you know if the job is really worth pursuing or not.

Meaning of Perks & Perks Definition