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  Words related to reward

Related / Similar Words: reinforcement, advantage, wages, payoff, reinforce, repay, pay back, honor, honour

 

Definition:
  • an act performed to strengthen approved behavior;
  • benefit resulting from some event or action; "it turned out to my advantage"; "reaping the rewards of generosity";
  • the offer of money for helping to find a criminal or for returning lost property;
  • a recompense for worthy acts or retribution for wrongdoing; "the wages of sin is death"; "virtue is its own reward";
  • payment made in return for a service rendered;
  • strengthen and support with rewards; "Let''s reinforce good behavior";
  • act or give recompensation in recognition of someone''s behavior or actions;
  • bestow honor or rewards upon; "Today we honor our soldiers"; "The scout was rewarded for courageus action";

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    Hyponyms: carrot, price, bounty, premium, honorarium, blood money, guerdon, meed, toast, drink, pledge, salute, wassail, ennoble, dignify, award

     

    Derivational Morphology: reinforce, advantage, honor, honour, repay, pay back, reinforcement, reinforcing stimulus, reinforcer, wages, payoff, award, accolade, laurels, honoree

     

    Anagrams: drawer, drawee, warder, Edward

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 報酬   Dutch: beloning  
    Finnish: palkkio   French: récompense  
    German: Belohnung   Greek: ανταμοιβή  
    Hungarian: jutalom   Italian: ricompensa  
    Japanese: 報酬   Korean: 보수  
    Portuguese: recompensa   Russian: награда  
    Spanish: recompensa   Swedish: belöning  
     
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