Etymology
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complimentary (adj.)

1620s, "intended to express or convey a compliment," from compliment (n.) + -ary. In later use loosely meaning "free of charge."

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Definitions of complimentary

complimentary (adj.)
costing nothing;
complimentary tickets
Synonyms: costless / free / gratis / gratuitous
complimentary (adj.)
conveying or resembling a compliment;
a complimentary remark
From wordnet.princeton.edu