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That might be just what the 72-year-old award show needs to stave off irrelevance.

From Quartz

In recent years, you have publicly criticized the industry, especially in relation to the awards and rankings that have come to dominate it.

From Eater

Weber regularly contributes to major newspapers and magazines, such as National Geographic, GEO, and Die Zeit, and has won a number of awards for his writing.

What is clear, however, is that when the foundation does grant awards again, the process will likely be quite different.

From Eater

Her total numbers probably don’t support winning the award, but other than Dangerfield, it’s hard to point to a rookie who has had a greater impact on a playoff-bound team.

But I had won the British Award, Best Foreign Actor, so I went.

From Ann Coulter on Ebola to evangelicals on climate change, 2014 was full of award-worthy science denialism.

The award surprised Lewis, but it also struck the right note.

His photography has won more than a hundred awards, including the prestigious Alfred Eisenstaedt Award for Magazine Photography.

Near the end of my time with Hitchcock, the American Film Institute is preparing to honor him with their Life Achievement Award.

I issued my award, with the usual result that while each party was fairly well pleased neither was altogether satisfied.

These men composed a self-constituted tribunal to award life or instant death to those brought before them.

Thus, even the discovery which made chemistry a science, has attached to it in their award this feeble appendage.

The world is usually just, and it will ultimately award the tokens of its approbation to those who deserve success.

To the party present in the afternoon the magistrate shall award the suit.


On this page you'll find 116 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to award, such as: accolade, citation, decision, donation, endowment, and gift.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.