Focus on the pronunciation of award
English definition of “award”
/əˈwɔrd/ v [T]
› to give something valuable, such as money or a prize following an official decision: Her poodle was awarded first prize in the dog show. Their company was awarded a contract worth $40 million by the federal government. award
/əˈwɔrd/ n [C] › Marion Jones won the Jesse Owens award as the outstanding athlete of the year.