Definitions of bonus
  1. noun
    an additional payment (or other remuneration) to employees as a means of increasing output
    synonyms: incentive
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    a prize, bonus, or award given as an inducement to purchase products, enter competitions initiated by business interests, etc.
    a bonus; something extra (especially a share of a surplus)
    sales incentive
    remuneration offered to a salesperson for exceeding some predetermined sales goal
    type of:
    a sum of money paid or a claim discharged
  2. noun
    anything that tends to arouse
    synonyms: fillip
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    type of:
    positive stimulus
    a stimulus with desirable consequences
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