Definitions for reward

Definitions for (noun) reward

Main entry: reward, reinforcement

Definition: an act performed to strengthen approved behavior

Main entry: advantage, reward

Definition: benefit resulting from some event or action

Usage: it turned out to my advantage; reaping the rewards of generosity

Main entry: reward

Definition: the offer of money for helping to find a criminal or for returning lost property

Main entry: payoff, reward, wages

Definition: a recompense for worthy acts or retribution for wrongdoing

Usage: the wages of sin is death; virtue is its own reward

Main entry: reward

Definition: payment made in return for a service rendered

Definitions for (verb) reward

Main entry: reward, reinforce

Definition: strengthen and support with rewards

Usage: Let's reinforce good behavior

Main entry: pay back, repay, reward

Definition: act or give recompense in recognition of someone's behavior or actions

Main entry: reward, honor, honour

Definition: bestow honor or rewards upon

Usage: Today we honor our soldiers; The scout was rewarded for courageous action

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