an athlete who is paid a substantial bonus to sign his or her first professional contract.
the ancient Roman god of agricultural prosperity.
an issue of free shares distributed pro rata to existing stockholders instead of a dividend. noun (Brit) an issue of shares made by a company without charge and distributed pro rata among existing shareholders Also called scrip issue
something given or paid over and above what is due. a sum of money granted or given to an employee, a returned soldier, etc., in addition to regular pay, usually in appreciation for work done, length of service, accumulated favors, etc. something free, as an extra dividend, given by a corporation to a purchaser of […]
skua (def 1). Historical Examples Narrative of the Circumnavigation of the Globe by the Austrian Frigate Novara, Volume I Karl Ritter von Scherzer noun (originally in Shetland) the great skua See skua