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awarded, past participle; awarding, present participle; awarded, past tense; awards, 3rd person singular present;
  1. Give or order the giving of (something) as an official payment, compensation, or prize to (someone)
    • - he was awarded the Purple Heart
    • - the 3.5 percent pay raise was awarded to the staff
  2. Grant or assign (a contract or commission) to (a person or organization)

  1. A prize or other mark of recognition given in honor of an achievement
    • - the company's annual award for high-quality service
    • - an award ceremony
  2. An amount of money paid to someone as an official payment, compensation, or grant
    • - a generous award given to promising young dancers
  3. The action of giving a payment, compensation, or prize
    • - the award of an honorary doctorate
    • - an award of damages

  1. a grant made by a law court; "he criticized the awarding of compensation by the court"
  2. give, especially as an honor or reward; "bestow honors and prizes at graduation"
  3. a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction; "an award for bravery"
  4. 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"
  5. prize: something given for victory or superiority in a contest or competition or for winning a lottery; "the prize was a free trip to Europe"
  6. An award is something given to a person or a group of people to recognize excellence in a certain field; a certificate of excellence. Awards are often signified by trophies, titles, certificates, commemorative plaques, medals, badges, pins, or ribbons. ...
  7. Award Software International Inc. was a BIOS manufacturer headquartered in Mountain View, California, United States.
  8. An award is a ruling handed down by either the Australian Industrial Relations Commission or by a state industrial relations commission which grants all wage earners in one industry the same conditions of employment and wages.
  9. The Duke of Edinburgh's Award (commonly DofE), is a programme of activities that can be undertaken by anyone aged 14 to 25, regardless of personal ability. ...
  10. A judgment, sentence, or final decision. Specifically: The decision of arbitrators in a case submitted; The paper containing the decision of arbitrators; that which is warded; A trophy or medal; something that denotes an accomplishment, especially in a competition; Care, keeping; A ...
  11. (Awarded) When you officially receive your diploma
  12. (AWARDS) Agricultural Water Resources Decision Support.
  13. (AWARDS) No personal trophies or award costs will be honored by SAF. Trophies will be allowed only if they are to be on display in a pubic facility (i.e. Memorial Gym, I.M. Bldg. etc.). Gifts are also prohibited.
  14. (AWARDS) Recognition awarded by people who think they have the right to award recognition. Not taken seriously, except by sheep.
  15. (AWARDS) Top three finishers including relays, will receive medals.
  16. (Awards) 2008 Buck Buchanan Award
  17. (Awards) 2008- Winner of the 2007 Dream Realm Awards, Best Anthology, "Breach The Hull".
  18. (Awards) 2010 Investec Bank Super 14 Australian player of the series.^[8]
  19. (Awards) 2010 Parents’ Choice Recommendation!
  20. (Awards) Acrylics, plaques, trophies plus scaled templates for the Unisub™ product line and Victory product line
  21. (Awards) Among the most respected awards for science fiction are the Hugo Award, presented by the World Science Fiction Society at Worldcon, and the Nebula Award, presented by SFWA and voted on by the community of authors. One notable award for science fiction films is the Saturn Award. ...
  22. (Awards) DIRECTV Restricted Stock Units (RSUs or Units); distributed in DIRECTV (DTV) common stock
  23. (Awards) Daily Reviewer Top 100 Rocketry, Prolific Blogger, Official Seal of Awesomeness
  24. (Awards) David Chang has been awarded many times for his stupendous success in creating certain dishes in his restaurants. ...
  25. (Awards) I hand out a variety of awards each year at February’s Clash of the Trivia Titans. In addition to the trophies and prizes for the several highest scoring teams, many non-competitive trophies (which you, the players, select) are awarded: Best Shit-Talkers, Favorite Foes, Spirit Bunny ...