Definition for reward

noun as in payment, prize

verb as in pay; give prize

Strongest matches

compensate, honor, repay, take care of

Strong matches

recompense, remunerate, requite, tip


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Example Sentences

This is extremely difficult to pull off, but if you can do it—and teach other people to do it—the reward is tremendous.

From Fortune

In this span of time, brands have had their quarterly digital marketing plans upended, but not without a unique opportunity to reap the rewards of an online shopping surge.

From Digiday

Move by move, game by game, an algorithm combines experience and value function to learn which actions bring greater rewards and improves its play, until eventually, it becomes an uncanny Breakout player.

They have shown that if you observe another person receive a reward, like food or money, your brain activity is the same as if you were the one receiving the reward.

There are plenty of unethical business practices that can reap huge rewards if you get away with them, not least because few of your competitors dare use them.

For instance, Best Buy has over 40 million members in its customer loyalty program, Reward Zone.

Their reward: what is possibly the most infuriating series finale of the new millennium.

Still images of each will be released today and a reward will be posted for information leading to their arrest.

The $50,000 reward means a weapon was brandished to either the customers or the employees.

When it comes to setting up a reward, the U.S. Postal Inspection Service considers “$50,000 commonplace.”

History gives them scant notice, and the Federal government has failed to reward them as they deserve.

On the establishment of the Empire Berthier, like many another, received the reward for his faithfulness to Napoleon.

Each has his "natural liberty," and each in his degree, great or small, receives his allotted reward.

And a bitter reflection was it, that reward still came to him—still a fair return for time and strength expended.

When an article is written, the financial reward (and we may as well live as not) is a matter of certainty.

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On this page you'll find 136 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to reward, such as: award, benefit, bonus, bounty, compensation, and dividend.

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