"bounty" Definition

  1. n. Goodness, kindness; virtue; worth.
  2. n. Liberality in bestowing gifts or favors; gracious or liberal giving; generosity; munificence.
  3. n. That which is given generously or liberally.
  4. n. 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.

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Position in dictionary: 12090 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n., n.,
Words that start with "bounty": 2
Words that end with "bounty": 1
Words that contain "bounty": 2
Next words in dictionary: bountyhood, bouquet, bouquetin, bour, bourbon
Previous words in dictionary: bountihead, bountiful, bounties, bounteous, boundless

English Dictionary Definition of bounty

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