Definition of Award


  • something given for victory or superiority in a contest or competition or for winning a lottery
    "the prize was a free trip to Europe"
  • a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction
    "an award for bravery"
  • a grant made by a law court
    "he criticized the awarding of compensation by the court"


  • give as judged due or on the basis of merit
    "the referee awarded a free kick to the team"
    "the jury awarded a million dollars to the plaintiff"
    "Funds are granted to qualified researchers"
  • give, especially as an honor or reward
    "bestow honors and prizes at graduation"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Award

  • Scrabble® score of the award (9)
  • Word Chums® score of the award (10)
  • Words With Friends® score of the award (9)

Unscramble award

17 unscramble word found using the letters award.

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