reward
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reward(
rih
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wawrd
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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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reward
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
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).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. recompensar
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reward [rɪˈwɔːd]
noun
recompensa (f); premio (m); (for finding sth) gratificación (f)
as a reward for en recompensa de; como premio a
£50 reward 50 libras de recompensa
a reward will be paid for information about ... se recompensará al que dé alguna información acerca de ...
transitive verb
recompensar; premiar
to reward sb for his services recompensar a algn por sus servicios; she rewarded me with a smile me premió con una sonrisa; it might reward your attention podría valer la pena ir a verlo; the case would reward your investigation le valdría la pena investigar el asunto
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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