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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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Richard Schneidewind [*] was awarded the WHM Gold Medal.
The courts reason that, if the cause of action is personal in nature, damages awarded for such claims (including punitive damages) are excludible from income.
Prior law continues to apply to punitive damages received in a wrongful death action if the applicable state law in effect on September 13, 1995 (the date the personal injury bill was first presented to the House Ways and Means Committee), provides--or has been construed to provide by a court decision issued on or before that date--that only punitive damages may be awarded in a wrongful death action.
The Court in Farrar stated that where recovery of private damages is the purpose of civil rights litigation, a court in awarding attorney's fees is obligated to give primary consideration to the amount of damages awarded, as compared to the amount sought, and that fee awards under 1988 were never intended to produce windfalls to attorneys.
Seaman Gold Medal is awarded for outstanding contributions in research, process development and inventions.
Punitive damages are fines awarded in civil cases after the injured party's need for compensation has been fully established.
Deadline: 01-31-05; Number Awarded: 15 Awarded to students already enrolled in program
National title winners were awarded scholarships: Michele Micholas, teacher Dawn Laviola Schaub of Pompton Plains, New Jersey, is 1999 Miss Dance of America; and Tony Borgouris, teacher Charlotte Klein of Worcester, Massachusetts, is Mr.
The awards are becoming more competitive and prestigious, as a grand total of 69 Gold ADDY Awards and 104 Silver ADDY Awards were awarded for work done in 2005-2006.
The Contractor Award for Meritorious Safety Performance is awarded to contractors on a per site basis who are nominated by a regular refinery or petrochemical facility member.
In addition, DHL was awarded Best Express Operator for the 20th consecutive year at the prestigious 2006 Asian Freight & Supply Chain Awards organized by Cargonews Asia.
the global market leader in messaging security, today announced that SC Magazine has awarded the CipherTrust(R) Encryption solution the Excellence Award for Best Security Solution for Healthcare.
The above-mentioned Denon AVR-5805 A/V receiver was also awarded with a Digital Entertainment Group "Digital Innovation Award in the "Sound" category.
awarded $250,000 at a black-tie gala last night to educators, scientists and social entrepreneurs who use technology to benefit mankind.