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bonus

Pronunciation: /ˈbəʊnəs/

Translation of bonus in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1 1.1 (payment to employee) plus (masculine), prima (feminine), bonificación (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • The federal government would also reward states with performance bonuses based in part on lower poverty rates.
    • Workers were paid a form of piece rate, which was a minimum wage plus a bonus for output over a certain level.
    • My weekly wage was about £150 and there were performance bonuses.
    1.2 (dividend) [Finance] dividendo (masculine) adicional
    Example sentences
    • After year 13, reinvested dividends and bonuses would pay for future premium.
    • What the Trustee is after is the shareholder's dividends, bonuses, other payments that result, as a result that come from the share ownership.
    • I believe perks can be a wonderful bonus for shareholders.
    Example sentences
    • To get round the problem, they will probably pay the vast majority of with-profits policy holders their compensation through bonuses to their policies.
    • However, as these are with-profits policies, bonuses accrued to date will be small.
    • But the company says a standard policy holder with a full bonus making a claim will effectively pay out more than three times their annual premium.
    1.3 (in competition) for a bonus of two points para ganar dos puntos extra
  • 2 (added advantage) (added) bonus ventaja (feminine) and the school being nearby is a real bonus y el hecho de que el colegio esté cerca es una gran ventaja

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