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Definition of Reward

Reward

  1. To give in return, whether good or evil; -- commonly in a good sense; to requite; to recompense; to repay; to compensate.
  2. Regard; respect; consideration.
  3. That which is given in return for good or evil done or received; esp., that which is offered or given in return for some service or attainment, as for excellence in studies, for the return of something lost, etc.; recompense; requital.
  4. Hence, the fruit of one's labor or works.
  5. Compensation or remuneration for services; a sum of money paid or taken for doing, or forbearing to do, some act.

Reward Quotations

Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe. - Saint Augustine
Faith is to believe what you do not see; the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.
Saint Augustine

If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed.
Albert Einstein

Help others and give something back. I guarantee you will discover that while public service improves the lives and the world around you, its greatest reward is the enrichment and new meaning it will bring your own life.
Arnold Schwarzenegger

Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.
Princess Diana

The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach - waiting for a gift from the sea.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
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Reward Translations

reward in Afrikaans is vergelding, beloon
reward in Dutch is vergelden, lonen, terugdoen, belonen
reward in German is Belohnung
reward in Italian is gratificare, compenso
reward in Latin is praemium, remuneror, pretium, merces mercedis
reward in Portuguese is recompensa
reward in Spanish is recompensa, galardonar
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