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award : award (n.); ganti (n.); pagganti (v.)

Glosses: (~ related words)
n. (act)1. award, awardinga grant made by a law court.; "he criticized the awarding of compensation by the court"
~ grant, subsidisation, subsidizationthe act of providing a subsidy.
~ addiction(Roman law) a formal award by a magistrate of a thing or person to another person (as the award of a debtor to his creditor); a surrender to a master.; "under Roman law addiction was the justification for slavery"
~ law, jurisprudencethe collection of rules imposed by authority.; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
n. (communication)2. accolade, award, honor, honour, laurelsa tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction.; "an award for bravery"
~ trophy, prizesomething given as a token of victory.
~ aliyah(Judaism) the honor of being called up to the reading desk in the synagogue to read from the Torah.; "he was called on for an aliyah"
~ academic degree, degreean award conferred by a college or university signifying that the recipient has satisfactorily completed a course of study.; "he earned his degree at Princeton summa cum laude"
~ pennant, crownthe award given to the champion.
~ cachet, seal of approval, sealan indication of approved or superior status.
~ citation, commendationan official award (as for bravery or service) usually given as formal public statement.
~ honorable mention, mentionan official recognition of merit.; "although he didn't win the prize he did get special mention"
~ varsity letter, letteran award earned by participation in a school sport.; "he won letters in three sports"
~ laurel wreath, medal, decoration, ribbon, medallion, palman award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event.
~ trophyan award for success in war or hunting.
~ symbolan arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance.
~ emmyan annual award by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for outstanding achievements in television.
~ nobel prizean annual award for outstanding contributions to chemistry or physics or physiology and medicine or literature or economics or peace.
~ academy award, oscaran annual award by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for achievements in motion picture production and performance.
~ prix de romean annual prize awarded by the French government in a competition of painters and artists and sculptors and musicians and architects; the winner in each category receives support for a period of study in Rome.
~ prix goncourtan award given annually for contributions to French literature.
n. (possession)3. award, prizesomething given for victory or superiority in a contest or competition or for winning a lottery.; "the prize was a free trip to Europe"
~ giftsomething acquired without compensation.
~ scholarshipfinancial aid provided to a student on the basis of academic merit.
~ fellowshipmoney granted (by a university or foundation or other agency) for advanced study or research.
~ gratuityan award (as for meritorious service) given without claim or obligation.
~ door prizetickets are passed out at the entrance to a dance or party or other social function and a prize is awarded to the holder of the winning ticket.
~ jackpotany outstanding award.
~ prize moneyany money given as a prize.
~ premiuma prize, bonus, or award given as an inducement to purchase products, enter competitions initiated by business interests, etc..; "they encouraged customers with a premium for loyal patronage"
v. (possession)4. award, presentgive, especially as an honor or reward.; "bestow honors and prizes at graduation"
~ allocate, apportiondistribute according to a plan or set apart for a special purpose.; "I am allocating a loaf of bread to everyone on a daily basis"; "I'm allocating the rations for the camping trip"
~ certificatepresent someone with a certificate.
~ bestow, conferpresent.; "The university conferred a degree on its most famous former student, who never graduated"; "bestow an honor on someone"
v. (possession)5. award, grantgive as judged due or on the basis of merit.; "the referee awarded a free kick to the team"; "the jury awarded a million dollars to the plaintiff"; "Funds are granted to qualified researchers"
~ pension, pension offgrant a pension to.
~ givecause to have, in the abstract sense or physical sense.; "She gave him a black eye"; "The draft gave me a cold"