Student Thesaurus

One entry found for gratuitous.
Entry Word: gratuitous
Function: adjective
Text: 1 not costing or charging anything <will throw in a gratuitous box of chocolates when you spend $30 in their shop> -- see FREE 4
2 not needed by the circumstances or to accomplish an end <that violent scene was completely gratuitous and didn't need to be in the movie at all> -- see UNNECESSARY