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Synonyms for award
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. award, awarding(noun)

    a grant made by a law court

    "he criticized the awarding of compensation by the court"

    Synonyms:
    honor, awarding, accolade, honour, laurels, prize

  2. award, accolade, honor, honour, laurels(noun)

    a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction

    "an award for bravery"

    Synonyms:
    prize, purity, awarding, honor, laurels, honour, accolade, pureness

  3. prize, award(verb)

    something given for victory or superiority in a contest or competition or for winning a lottery

    "the prize was a free trip to Europe"

    Synonyms:
    awarding, booty, plunder, prize, honor, laurels, swag, loot, accolade, dirty money, honour, pillage, trophy

  4. award, present(verb)

    give, especially as an honor or reward

    "bestow honors and prizes at graduation"

    Synonyms:
    portray, pose, grant, demo, deliver, represent, give, lay out, acquaint, submit, demonstrate, gift, stage, confront, present, exhibit, face, introduce, salute, show

  5. award, grant(verb)

    give 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"

    Synonyms:
    allow, give, allot, yield, cede, grant, concede, deed over, present, accord

Wiktionary

  1. award(verb)

    To determine; to make or grant an award.

    Synonyms:
    crown

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. award

    Allot, originally to assign by lot, applies to the giving of a definite thing to a certain person. A portion or extent of time is allotted; as, I expect to live out my allotted time. A definite period is appointed; as, the audience assembled at the appointed hour. Allot may also refer to space; as, to allot a plot of ground for a cemetery; but we now oftener use select, set apart, or assign. Allot is not now used of persons. Appoint may be used of time, space, or person; as, the appointed day; the appointed place; an officer was appointed to this station. Destine may also refer to time, place, or person, but it always has reference to what is considerably in the future; a man appoints to meet his friend in five minutes; he destines his son to follow his own profession. Assign is rarely used of time, but rather of places, persons, or things. We assign a work to be done and assign a man to do it, who, if he fails, must assign a reason for not doing it. That which is allotted, appointed, or assigned is more or less arbitrary; that which is awarded is the due requital of something the receiver has done, and he has right and claim to it; as, the medal was awarded for valor. Compare APPORTION.

    Synonyms:
    allot, appoint, apportion, assign, destine, distribute, divide, give, grant, mete out, portion out, select, set apart

    Antonyms:
    appropriate, confiscate, deny, refuse, resume, retain, seize, withhold

    Preposition:
    Allot to a company for a purpose.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. award

    Synonyms:
    assign, apportion, attribute, accord, grant, distribute, divide, allot, give, determine, decree, order, adjudge

    Antonyms:
    refuse, withhold, withdraw, retain, misappropriate, misapportion

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. award(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    adjudge, decrees

  2. award(n.)

    Synonyms:
    judgment, decree, adjudication, determination, decision

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How to use award in a sentence?

  1. Colin Farrell:

    I dedicate this award to Joko and Klass, thank you very much. There is a saying in Hamburg, which is, ‘bye bye!’.

  2. Anne Hathaway:

    It’s an obvious thing, you win an Oscar and you’re supposed to be happy. I didn’t feel that way. I felt wrong that I was standing there in a gown that cost more than some people are going to see in their lifetime, and winning an award for portraying pain that still felt very much a part of our collective experience as human beings, i tried to pretend that I was happy and I got called out on it, big time. That’s the truth and that’s what happened.

  3. Rose McGowan:

    I just think they're douchebags. They're not champions. I just think they're losers. I don't like them, how do I explain the fact that I got a GQ Man of the Year award and no women's magazines and no women's organizations have supported me ?

  4. Anuj Somany:

    A person who is truly worth to own nice words and good deeds on the earth will take pride only when receiving award or reward from the upright master in the honorable vocation, not from the servant who may be occupying the chief position for the servility reason.

  5. Gwen Stefani:

    It's an incredible honor to receive this year's Fashion Icon Award, as an artist, musician and entrepreneur, fashion has always served as a creative outlet for me to express my personality and music. I am so grateful to receive Fashion Icon Award and continue to be inspired by those who stand apart and embrace their unique style and individuality.


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