Definitions for bountyˈbaʊn ti

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. bounty, premium(noun)

    payment or reward (especially from a government) for acts such as catching criminals or killing predatory animals or enlisting in the military

  2. amplitude, bountifulness, bounty(noun)

    the property of copious abundance

  3. bounty, bounteousness(noun)

    generosity evidenced by a willingness to give freely

  4. Bounty, H.M.S. Bounty(noun)

    a 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

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. bounty(Noun)

    generosity

  2. bounty(Noun)

    something given liberally

  3. bounty(Noun)

    A reward for some specific act, especially one given by a government or authority

  4. bounty(Noun)

    formerly, money paid to volunteers for serving in the British navy in time of war

  5. Origin: bounté, bonté (French: bonté), from bonitatem, accusative singular of bonitas, from bonus.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Bounty(noun)

    goodness, kindness; virtue; worth

  2. Bounty(noun)

    liberality in bestowing gifts or favors; gracious or liberal giving; generosity; munificence

  3. Bounty(noun)

    that which is given generously or liberally

  4. Bounty(noun)

    a premium offered or given to induce men to enlist into the public service; or to encourage any branch of industry, as husbandry or manufactures

FreebaseRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Bounty

    When the Lucian Alliance puts a bounty on SG-1's heads, Cameron Mitchell finds himself a target while attending his high school reunion.


Translations for bounty

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  • Heuer, Belohnung, Geschenk, Prämie, KopfgeldGerman
  • πριμοδότησηGreek
  • obsequio, recompensa, donación, regalo, presente, dádivaSpanish
  • palkkioFinnish
  • don, primeFrench
  • ricompensa, taglia, regalo, dono, premioItalian
  • 賞金, 奨励金Japanese
  • gave, presang, belønning, dusørNorwegian
  • вознаграждение, премия, награда, подарок, дарRussian
  • present, belöning, gåvaSwedish
  • hediye, armağanTurkish

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