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Definition of Award

Award

  1. To give by sentence or judicial determination; to assign or apportion, after careful regard to the nature of the case; to adjudge; as, the arbitrators awarded damages to the complainant.
  2. To determine; to make an award.
  3. A judgment, sentence, or final decision. Specifically: The decision of arbitrators in a case submitted.
  4. The paper containing the decision of arbitrators; that which is warded.

Award Quotations

My mother used to tell me man gives the award, God gives the reward. I don't need another plaque.
Denzel Washington

I don't deserve this award, but I have arthritis and I don't deserve that either.
Jack Benny

I do know there are a lot of people who seem to be in my corner, and that's, of course, wonderful. I'm really more interested in the nomination than in the award, because I think the nomination just puts you within a group of outstanding actors.
Morgan Freeman

Would that there were an award for people who come to understand the concept of enough. Good enough. Successful enough. Thin enough. Rich enough. Socially responsible enough. When you have self-respect, you have enough.
Gail Sheehy

The salary of the chief executive of a large corporation is not a market award for achievement. It is frequently in the nature of a warm personal gesture by the individual to himself.
John Kenneth Galbraith
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Award Translations

award in Norwegian is pris, premie
award in Swedish is pris

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