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Synonyms for award

Synonyms for award

to give formally or officially

to let have as a favor, prerogative, or privilege

something given in return for a service or accomplishment

a memento received as a symbol of excellence or victory

Synonyms for award

a grant made by a law court

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

give, especially as an honor or reward

give as judged due or on the basis of merit


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Her efforts have previously resulted in recognition including the RIDAA's Barbara Bloomquist Award.
All Gold Quill winners are considered for the IABC Research Foundation's Jake Wittmer Research Award and for the Business Issue Award.
Award Fees Must Be Commensurate with Contractor Performance (GAO Recommendation 2)
Aldo Greco of Community First Financial Services was awarded with the Chamber's Volunteer of the Year Award, recognizing his outstanding commitment and contribution to the Chamber over the years.
Community Impact--Mine Scarred Lands Award Winner: AMD & Art Project in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.
Nechvatal Award, which recognizes the aviation ground maintenance officer who has made the most beneficial impact on command readiness and mission accomplishment during the previous year.
The award serves a purpose, showing the multibillion-dollar publishing establishment that they have to be true to tire image of America and what American literature really is," says Adoff whose 1982 book All the Colors of the Race (Lothrop) was honored for its illustrations by John Steptoe.
The Charles Goodyear Medal Award was established by the Rubber Division in 1941 as part of its continuing effort to honor scientists and engineers for their outstanding inventions, innovations or developments.
ACA announced the winners of several national awards at the ACA National Conference in Washington, D.
Perhaps a special award should be given this year to Blockbuster Video for apparently recognizing the overkill.
Service Award is presented to a supplier for outstanding contributions to the pulp and paper industry and/or the community.
The Graduate Assistant of the Year Award as selected by the Women's Sports Foundation is awarded annually to a female graduate assistant coach to recognize her contributions to a collegiate women's basketball program, and her commitment to becoming a coach of women's basketball in the new millennium
The first asks if the underlying cause of action leading to an award is the result of a tort or tort-like claim; the second test asks if the damages awarded are "on account of a personal injury or sickness.
Half of the award was for his actual physical injuries and the remainder was punitive as a result of repeated unsafe working conditions in the plant.
With a contingency fee, the plaintiff's attorney takes a certain percentage of the damage award, usually 30 to 50 percent, but receives no monetary compensation if the plaintiff loses.