HyperDic: bounty

English > 4 senses of the word bounty / Bounty:
NOUNpossessionbounty, premiumpayment or reward (especially from a government) for acts such as catching criminals or killing predatory animals or enlisting in the military
attributebounty, amplitude, bountifulnessthe property of copious abundance
attributebounty, bounteousnessgenerosity evidenced by a willingness to give freely
artifactBounty, H.M.S. Bountya ship of the British navy
bounty / Bounty > pronunciation
Soundsbaw'ntiy
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English > bounty: 4 senses > noun 1, possession
MeaningPayment or reward (especially from a government) for acts such as catching criminals or killing predatory animals or enlisting in the military.
Synonympremium
Categorygovernment, governing, governance, government activity, administrationThe act of governing
BroaderrewardPayment made in return for a service rendered
Spanishprima, recompensa
Catalanprima, recompensa
English > bounty: 4 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningThe property of copious abundance.
Synonymsamplitude, bountifulness
Broaderabundance, copiousness, teemingnessThe property of a more than adequate quantity or supply
English > bounty: 4 senses > noun 3, attribute
Meaninggenerosity evidenced by a willingness to give freely.
Synonymbounteousness
Broadergenerosity, generousnessThe trait of being willing / willing to give your money or time
Spanishgenerosidad, recompensa
Adjectivesbounteousgiven or giving freely
English > Bounty: 4 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningA ship of the British navy; in 1789 part of the crew mutinied against their commander William Bligh and set him afloat in an open boat.
SynonymH.M.S. Bounty
Instance ofshipA vessel that carries passengers or freight
SpanishBounty

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