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bonus

noun additive, benefit, boni, boon, bounty, donation, extra, gift, gratuity, honorarium, incentive, perquisites, pourboire, premium, prime, reward, something over and above, surplus, surplusage, tip
Associated concepts: bonus stock
See also: benefit, bounty, commission, contribution, donation, fee, gift, gratuity, largess, perquisite, premium, present, prize, reward, sterling, surplus, tip

BONUS, contrads. A premium paid to a grantor or vendor; as, e. g. the bank paid a bonus to the state for its charter. A consideration given for what is received.

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Employers should state in writing that any discretionary bonus is paid by the company at its "sole discretion" and the company should make it clear as to whether the employee must be employed at the time the discretionary bonus is paid in order to receive it.
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