a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction; "an award for bravery"
something given for victory or superiority in a contest or competition or for winning a lottery; "the prize was a free trip to Europe"
give, especially as an honor or reward; "bestow honors and prizes at graduation"
give as judged due or on the basis of merit; "the referee awarded a free kick to the team"; "the jury awarded a million dollars to the plaintiff";"Funds are granted to qualified researchers"
a grant made by a law court; "he criticized the awarding of compensation by the court"
furnish with an endowment; "When she got married, she got dowered"
give qualities or abilities to
convey or communicate; of a smile, a look, a physical gesture; "Throw a glance"; "She gave me a dirty look"
leave with; give temporarily; "Can I give you my keys while I go in the pool?"; "Can I give you the children for the weekend?"
convey, as of a compliment, regards, attention, etc.; bestow; "Don't pay him any mind"; "give the orders"; "Give him my best regards"; "pay attention"
give as a present; make a gift of; "What will you give her for her birthday?"
bestow; "give homage"; "render thanks"
place into the hands or custody of;
proffer (a body part); "She gave her hand to her little sister"
accord by verdict; "give a decision for the plaintiff"
convey or reveal information; "Give one's name"
consent to engage in sexual intercourse with a man; "She gave herself to many men"
propose; "He gave the first of many toasts at the birthday party"
transmit (knowledge or skills); "giv
transmit or serve as the medium for transmission; "Sound carries well over water"; "The airwaves carry the sound"; "Many metals conduct heat"
transmit (knowledge or skills); "give a secret to the Russians"; "leave your name and address here"; "impart a new skill to the students"
bestow a quality on; "Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company"; "The music added a lot to the play"; "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings"; "This adds a light note to the program"