Definition of bonsella in English:
A tip or bonus.
- My suggestion to restaurateurs would be to divert your existing budget from the glossy guides and magazines and institute a bonsella programme.
- This is worth R2 billion: ‘In the case of a company like South African Breweries, for example, this meant a tax bonsela of more than R500,000 a day for a year’.
- Kilroe favours the Fedsure part bond, paying 15.5% from July 1, but if you are over 55 you earn a 0.5% bonsella.
From Zulu bansela 'express thanks with a gift', or from umbanselo 'small gift'.
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