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"bounty" in British English

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bountynoun

uk   /ˈbaʊn.ti/  us   /-t̬i/

bounty noun (REWARD)

[C] moneypaid as a ​reward: A bounty of $10,000 has been ​offered for the ​capture of his ​murderer.

bounty noun (KINDNESS)

[U] literary greatkindness or ​willingness to give: The ​charity is ​totallydependent on the Church's bounty.

bounty noun (PLENTY)

[C usually singular] a ​largeamount: a bounty of ​food
(Definition of bounty from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bounty" in American English

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bountynoun

 us   /ˈbɑʊn·ti/

bounty noun (REWARD)

[C] a ​sum of ​moneypaid as a ​reward: City ​officialsoffered a bounty for his ​capture.

bounty noun (LARGE AMOUNT)

[C/U] a ​largeamount of something, esp. ​food: [C] I was ​amazed by the bounty of ​ourgarden.
(Definition of bounty from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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