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"
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"
furnish with an endowment; "When she got married, she got dowered"
give qualities or abilities to
organize or be responsible for; "hold a reception"; "have, throw, or make a party"; "give a course"
afford access to; "the door opens to the patio"; "The French doors give onto a terrace"
submit for consideration, judgment, or use; "give one's opinion"; "give an excuse"
move in order to make room for someone for something; "The park gave way to a supermarket"; "`Move over,' he told the crowd"
deliver in exchange or recompense; "I'll give you three books for four CDs"
give entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause; "She committed herself to the work of God"; "give one's talents to a good cause"; "consecrate your life to the church"
break down, literally or metaphorically;
emit or utter; "Give a gulp"; "give a yelp"
offer in good faith; "He gave her his word"
transfer possession of something concrete or abstract to somebody; "I gave her my money"; "can you give me lessons?"; "She gave the chi
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"