Definitions for bonus
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word bonus.
anything that tends to arouse
"his approval was an added fillip"
an additional payment (or other remuneration) to employees as a means of increasing output
Something extra that is good
An extra sum given as a premium, e.g. to an employee
The employee of the week receives a bonus for his excellent work.
When enough fouls have been accumulated that a team is awarded one or more free throws on any sort of foul
To pay a bonus, premium
Etymology: From bonus.
a premium given for a loan, or for a charter or other privilege granted to a company; as the bank paid a bonus for its charter
an extra dividend to the shareholders of a joint stock company, out of accumulated profits
money paid in addition to a stated compensation
Bónus an Icelandic no-frills supermarket chain owned by Hagar. Bónus operates 28 stores in Iceland and four in the Faroe Islands. It follows the no-frills format of limited hours, simple shelves and having a giant fridge instead of chiller cabinets.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
bōn′us, n. a premium beyond the usual interest for a loan: an extra dividend to shareholders: an extra gratuity paid to workmen: a douceur or bribe. [L. bonus, good.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'bonus' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3285
Rank popularity for the word 'bonus' in Nouns Frequency: #2029
The numerical value of bonus in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of bonus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
If I have an appetite, that's going to be a bonus.
I mean, I have bonus time here in life, i was supposed to be dead, and I didn't die. I'm not going to waste any days I have left.
It's about having an appropriate tone at the top, there might be companies that did really well in 2019 and suddenly your company has hit a brick wall. So at the same time you're laying off a bunch of rank and file employees, you're awarding yourself (millions in bonus pay). It just doesn't look very good.
I'm on top of the world right now, i was just hoping to win a medal for Canada and to have a personal record and Pan American record is just a bonus.
The one bonus of not lifting the ban on gays in the military is that the next time the government mandates a draft, we can all declare we are homosexual instead of running off to Canada.
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Translations for bonus
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- бонус, премияBulgarian
- Dreingabe, Prämie, BonusGerman
- gainordain, gainsariBasque
- kannustuspalkkio, ekstra, plussa, tulospalkkio, lisäetuFinnish
- ボーナス, おまけ, 賞与, 褒奨金Japanese
- bonussiKalaallisut, Greenlandic
- bonus, extraatje, premieDutch
- премия, бонус, надбавкаRussian
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