/ (bɒnˈsɛlə) /
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Southern African informal a present or gratuityAlso called: bansela, pasela (pəˈsɛlə)
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Word Origin for bonsela
from Zulu Ibanselo a gift
Words nearby bonsela
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How to use bonsela in a sentence
These were paid for without haggling, Verna throwing in a length of roll tobacco by way of a bonsela, or gift to seal the bargain.Forging the Blades|Bertram Mitford