EN[ɹɪˈwɔːd] [-ɔː(ɹ)d]
  • A reward may refer to:
  • Bounty (reward), reward, often money, offered as an incentive
  • Reward website, website that offers rewards for performing tasks

    Definition of reward in English Dictionary

  • NounPLrewardsPREré-SUF-ward
    1. Something of value given in return for an act.
      1. For catching the thief, you'll get a nice reward.
    2. A prize promised for a certain deed or catch.
      1. The rewards for bringing in badly wanted criminals are printed on 'dead or alive' posters
    3. The result of an action, whether good or bad.
      1. Is this the reward I get for telling the truth: to be put in jail?
  • VerbSGrewardsPRrewardingPT, PPrewarded
    1. OBS VT To give (something) as a reward.
      1. VT To give a reward to or for.
        1. Why are you rewarding the child for misbehaving? ‎
      2. VT To recompense.
        1. Decorations are meant to reward the most meritous acts and services. ‎
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • a well-deserved holiday / reward / (prison) sentence
        • Unmonopolizing the rewards of learning and industry. — Milton.
        • And why do you and all men regard or reward a loving thankful, obedient child, more than one that will scorn you and spit in your face?
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Countable nouns
        • Verbs
          • Transitive verbs
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        Meaning of reward for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "reward" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a transitive verb.
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        Definiteness: Level 9
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