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English definition of “bounty”

bounty

noun [C] (REWARD)    /ˈbaʊn.ti/ US  /-t̬i/
money paid as a reward: A bounty of $10,000 has been offered for the capture of his murderer.Gifts in the form of moneyPresents and giftsGeneral words for amounts of moneyLarge amounts of moneySmall amounts of money
(Definition of bounty noun (REWARD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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