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"Bounty" is a noun which is often translated as "la recompensa", and "reward" is a noun which is also often translated as "la recompensa". Learn more about the difference between "bounty" and "reward" below.
bounty(
baun
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ti
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (reward)
a. la recompensa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There was a bounty out on the bandit's head, but no one seemed to be able to catch him.Había una recompensa por la cabeza del bandido, pero nadie parecia capaz de capturarlo.
2.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(generosity)
a. la munificiencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Pilar was known for the bounty of her Christmas feasts.Pilar era conocida por la munificencia de sus banquetes navideños.
b. la generosidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The people thrived under the goodness and bounty of the new king.El pueblo prosperó bajo la bondad y la generosidad del nuevo rey.
3. (military)
a. el bono
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My great-great-grandfather enlisted in the army only to cash the recruitment bounty.My tatarabuelo se alistó en el ejército solo para cobrar el bono de reclutamiento.
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reward(
rih
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wawrd
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (prize)
a. la recompensa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Jeff offered a reward for the return of his dog.Jeff ofreció una recompensa por recuperar a su perro.
b. el premio
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He committed to achieving the task, because the reward offered was very large.Se comprometió a lograr la tarea porque el premio que se ofrecía era muy grande.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to award)
a. premiar
Gloria rewarded her son for his outstanding grades.Gloria premió a su hijo por sus excelentes calificaciones.
b. recompensar
The club will reward you for your great achievement.El club te recompensará por tu gran logro.
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