December 16, 2020
Learner's Word of the Day
bonus /ˈboʊnəs/ noun
bonus
/ˈboʊnəs/
noun

plural bonuses

The woman received a bonus for completing the project.
The woman received a bonus for completing the project.
Learner's definition of BONUS

[count]

1 : something good that is more than what was expected or required

  • As a bonus for good behavior you can stay up late.

  • The product has the added bonus of providing extra vitamins.

2 : an extra amount of money that is given to an employee

  • Staff members were given a bonus for finishing the project on schedule.

  • The company offered bonuses to entice new workers.

  • We receive annual bonuses at the end of the year.

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