Award in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Award

(transitive, law) To give by sentence or judicial determination; to assign or apportion, after careful regard to the nature of the case; to adjudge | (intransitive) To determine; to make or grant an award. | (transitive) To give an award (prize) for merit.

Short Example Sentences for Award

  • 1. The award was a matter of secondary importance. 🔊
  • 2. O God! award no punishment for this on judgment day! 🔊
  • 3. History, however, will award his Majesty his just deserts. 🔊
  • 4. The award of Grecian umpires or of him Who ruined me. 🔊
  • 5. By his award the claim of the United States was sustained. 🔊
  • 6. Here also was the authority with whom it lay to award the prize. 🔊
  • 7. But the value of the treaty of 1871 was not in the award made. 🔊
  • 8. Congress has never made any decision or award at all in the premises. 🔊
  • 9. Euler-Chelpin received his award for his research in fermentation. 🔊
  • 10. In the settlement of the Keats award the land was confirmed to Montsioa. 🔊
  • 11. Even as between Paul and Wyatt it is not easy to award due measure of praise. 🔊
  • 12. The award of the Royal Medal was felt by Huxley to be a turning-point. 🔊
  • 13. ALL ABOUT EVE took the Academy Award in 1950. 🔊

How to use Award in Sentences?

  • 1. Every man who engaged in this desperate struggle deserved the highest award of valour. 🔊
  • 2. When the time has expired, form couples for a cake walk before the judges and award the prizes. 🔊
  • 3. In all other respects their position shall be regulated by an award of the Realm. 🔊
  • 4. An order by the Bishop of a diocese to award some privilege not permitted by common law. 🔊
  • 5. In the first place I award that Miss Valence remain in this house, forget and forgive her wrongs. 🔊
  • 6. The hope of the award to yourself and friends must be as satisfactory as the judgment of the court. 🔊
  • 7. Members agree to carry out an arbitral award and not to go to war with any party to the dispute which complies with it. 🔊
  • 8. That the miscreants deserved all the punishment which the law might award them, she had no doubt whatever. 🔊
  • 9. It was as though she were presiding over the discussion, and would award the prize to the victor when it was finished. 🔊
  • 10. The high contracting parties agree that they will carry out in full good faith any award that may be rendered. 🔊
  • 11. The award comes in the shape of a diploma with a bronze medal and a special report of the judges upon its subject. 🔊
  • 12. Take the matter of proportion of kernel, the highest award for which was 15 points in 1918 and also in 1919. 🔊
  • 13. Tenders were submitted for the construction of the whole road, but the government decided to award the contract in small sections. 🔊
  • 14. Neither state was satisfied with the award and the second Balkan war broke out before the transfer had been effected. 🔊
  • 15. If differences arise between my people, they come to me and I judge the cases and award justice to all. 🔊
  • 16. Each of these men presented a claim to the commission, and, there being no defence, an award of $20,000 was made to each. 🔊
  • 17. Was given an "Excellence in Design" award by VPIS for outstanding interior renovation. 🔊
  • 18. Since thou dost award such punishment to wretched amourist, never more after this will I steal kisses. 🔊
  • 19. With a decision prompt and unanimous, this act was voted a robbery, the calf a felon, and the award death without delay. 🔊
  • 20. Saint Columba, even, was visited with her displeasure because he refused to connive at her faults with the award of his blessing. 🔊
  • 21. The Insurance appraisers' award fixing the amount of damage at $5,509, was then presented. 🔊
  • 22. Although Aias was the most valiant, the judges made the award to Odysseus, because he was the wisest. 🔊