What are some opposite words for penalty?

Antonyms for penalty
ˈpɛn l ti

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term penalty.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. punishment, penalty, penalization, penalisation(noun)

    the act of punishing

    Antonyms:
    advantage, reward

    Synonyms:
    punishment, penalization, penalisation

  2. penalty(noun)

    a payment required for not fulfilling a contract

    Antonyms:
    reward, advantage

    Synonyms:
    punishment, penalization, penalisation

  3. penalty(noun)

    the disadvantage or painful consequences of an action or condition

    "neglected his health and paid the penalty"

    Antonyms:
    reward, advantage

    Synonyms:
    punishment, penalization, penalisation

  4. penalty(noun)

    (games) a handicap or disadvantage that is imposed on a competitor (or a team) for an infraction of the rules of the game

    Antonyms:
    reward, advantage

    Synonyms:
    punishment, penalization, penalisation

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. penalty

    Antonyms:
    benefaction, bequest, boon, bounty, bribe, donation, gift, grant, gratuity, largess, present

    Synonyms:
    compensation, earnings, guerdon, remuneration, wages

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. penalty

    Antonyms:
    guerdon, wages, reward, premium, prize, douceur, sop, bribe, honorarium, compensation, remuneration

    Synonyms:
    pain, punishment, forfeiture, price, fare, retribution, amercement

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. penalty(n)

    Synonyms:
    punishment, retribution, forfeiture, fine, mulct

How to use penalty in a sentence?

  1. Police General Chatchawan Suksomjit:

    If the trafficked person dies in the hands of the trafficker then the sentence can now be life in prison or even the death penalty.

  2. Daniel Carder:

    It could be something very small, it can simply be a change in the fuel injection strategy. What might be realized is a penalty in fuel economy in order to get these systems more active, to lower the emissions levels.

  3. Gavin Holihan:

    It's an extreme penalty. Reasonable people will agree that this is not that type of case.

  4. Renata Espinoza:

    I felt like she had just taken something from us, she had just taken justice from us. From Isaac Espinoza.Renata. Isaac Espinoza.Renata was only thinking of Isaac Espinoza.Renata. I couldn't understand why. I was in disbelief that Isaac Espinoza.Renata had gone on and already made Isaac Espinoza.Renata decision to not seek the death penalty for my husband.

  5. David Roberts:

    In this particular case, the institution, Yolanda Kumar and enforcement all agreed this was a Level I case, which is severe misconduct, the case starts off with that agreement and the association has put in place a penalty matrix.

How to pronounce penalty?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say penalty in sign language?

  1. penalty

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2083premium
#2419advantage
#3099compensation
#4300prize
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#5646donation
#6846wages
#7439reward
#15700remuneration
#16810bounty
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#33967bribe
#35503bequest
#48000gratuity
#75462honorarium
#184269largess
#218599douceur
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