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Another word for guerdon

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Noun
  1. Something given in return for a service or accomplishment

      1. A touch on the shoulder with the flat side of a sword, now used in conferring knighthood
      2. Anything done or given as a sign of great respect, approval, appreciation, etc.
      3. A special acknowledgment; an award.
      1. A decision, as by a judge or arbitrator
      2. Something that is awarded; prize
      3. An amount or other benefit granted as legally due.
      1. A payment as to a professional person for services on which no fee is set or legally obtainable
      1. A raisin, when used in pudding or cake
      2. An especially desirable position, assignment, or reward:
      3. Any of several shrubs or small trees of the genus Prunus of the rose family, especially the cultivated species P. domestica and P. salicina, bearing smooth-skinned, fleshy, edible fruit with a single stone.
      1. An amount paid or required, often as an installment payment, for an insurance policy.
      2. A reward or prize, esp. one offered free or at a special low price as an added inducement to buy or do something; bonus
      3. A prize or award.
      1. Something won in a game of chance, lottery, etc.
      2. Something seized by force or taken as booty, especially an enemy ship and its cargo captured at sea during wartime.
      3. Something offered or won as an award for superiority or victory, as in a contest or competition.
      1. (Psychology) The return for performance of a desired behavior; positive reinforcement.
      2. A consequence that happens to someone as a result of worthy or unworthy behavior:
      3. Money offered or given for some special service, such as the return of a lost article or the capture of a criminal.
  2. Something justly deserved

      1. (Informal) Deserved punishment; retribution
      2. A negative outcome which is justly deserved.
      3. A punishment or retribution that one deserves; one's just desserts:
      1. A region of permanent cold that is largely or entirely devoid of life.
      2. An uncultivated region without inhabitants; wilderness
      3. A dry, often sandy region of little rainfall, extreme temperatures, and sparse vegetation.
      1. A charge or fee for membership, as in a club or organization.
      2. Something owed or deserved:
      3. Anything due or owed
      1. Something given or done to make up for a loss, injury, etc.; compensation
      2. Payment in return for something, such as a service.
      3. Amends made, as for damage or loss.
      1. (Psychology) The return for performance of a desired behavior; positive reinforcement.
      2. Money offered or given for some special service, such as the return of a lost article or the capture of a criminal.
      3. A consequence that happens to someone as a result of worthy or unworthy behavior:
      1. What is given in return; recompense; requital
      2. (Econ.) The share of the total product of industry that goes to labor, as distinguished from the share taken by capital
      3. A regular payment, usually on an hourly, daily, or weekly basis, made by an employer to an employee, especially for manual or unskilled work.
Verb
  1. To bestow a reward on

    See also:

    reward