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Awards vs. Reward

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Awards

To grant as merited or due
Awarded prizes to the winners.
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Reward

A thing given in recognition of service, effort, or achievement
He's reaping the rewards of his hard work and perseverance
The holiday was a reward for 40 years' service with the company
The emotional rewards of being a carer
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Awards

To grant an amount or other benefit legally due
Awarded damages to the plaintiff.
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Reward

Give something to (someone) in recognition of their services, efforts, or achievements
The engineer who supervised the work was rewarded with the MBE
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Awards

Something awarded or granted, as for merit.
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Reward

A consequence that happens to someone as a result of worthy or unworthy behavior
The rewards of exercise.
The rewards of lying to your boss.
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Awards

An amount or other benefit granted as legally due.
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Reward

Money offered or given for some special service, such as the return of a lost article or the capture of a criminal.
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Awards

Plural of award
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Reward

A satisfying return on investment; a profit.
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Reward

(Psychology) The return for performance of a desired behavior; positive reinforcement.
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Reward

To give a reward to or for.
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Reward

Something of value given in return for an act.
For catching the thief, you'll get a nice reward.
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Reward

A prize promised for a certain deed or catch
The rewards for bringing in badly wanted criminals are printed on 'dead or alive' posters.
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Reward

The result of an action, whether good or bad.
Is this the reward I get for telling the truth: to be put in jail?
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Reward

(transitive) To give a reward to or for.
Why are you rewarding the child for misbehaving?
Why are you rewarding that bad behaviour?
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Reward

(transitive) To recompense.
Decorations are meant to reward the most meritous acts and services.
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Reward

To give (something) as a reward.
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Reward

To give in return, whether good or evil; - commonly in a good sense; to requite; to recompense; to repay; to compensate.
After the deed that is done, one doom shall reward,Mercy or no mercy as truth will accord.
Thou hast rewarded me good, whereas I have rewarded thee evil.
I will render vengeance to mine enemies, and will reward them that hate me.
God rewards those that have made use of the single talent.
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Reward

Regard; respect; consideration.
Take reward of thine own value.
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Reward

That which is given in return for good or evil done or received; esp., that which is offered or given in return for some service or attainment, as for excellence in studies, for the return of something lost, etc.; recompense; requital.
Thou returnestFrom flight, seditious angel, to receiveThy merited reward.
Rewards and punishments do always presuppose something willingly done well or ill.
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Reward

Hence, the fruit of one's labor or works.
The dead know not anything, neither have they any more a reward.
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Reward

Compensation or remuneration for services; a sum of money paid or taken for doing, or forbearing to do, some act.
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Reward

A recompense for worthy acts or retribution for wrongdoing;
The wages of sin is death
Virtue is its own reward
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Reward

Payment made in return for a service rendered
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Reward

An act performed to strengthen approved behavior
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Reward

The offer of money for helping to find a criminal or for returning lost property
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Reward

Benefit resulting from some event or action;
It turned out to my advantage
Reaping the rewards of generosity
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Reward

Bestow honor or rewards upon;
Today we honor our soldiers
The scout was rewarded for courageus action
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Reward

Strengthen and support with rewards;
Let's reinforce good behavior
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Reward

Act or give recompensation in recognition of someone's behavior or actions
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