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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Back·sheesh, Back·shish  n.  In Egypt and the Turkish empire, a relatively small amount of money given for services rendered (as by a waiter); a gratuity; a “tip”.
 Syn: -- gratuity, tip, baksheesh, bakshish, bakshis.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 backsheesh
      n : a relatively small amount of money given for services
          rendered (as by a waiter) [syn: gratuity, tip, pourboire,
           baksheesh, bakshish, bakshis]