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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Bounties(0.01722 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Bounties.
English → Indonesian (quick)
hadiah, kemurahan hati, premi
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: payment or reward (especially from a government) for acts
such as catching criminals or killing predatory animals
or enlisting in the military [syn: premium]
2: the property of copious abundance [syn: amplitude, bountifulness]
3: generosity evidenced by a willingness to give freely [syn: bounteousness]
4: a ship of the British navy; in 1789 part of the crew
mutineed against their commander William Bligh and set him
afloat in an open boat [syn: H.M.S. Bounty]
English → English (gcide)
Bounty \Boun"ty\, n.; pl. Bounties. [OE. bounte goodness,
kindness, F. bont['e], fr. L. bonitas, fr. bonus good, for
older duonus; cf. Skr. duvas honor, respect.]
1. Goodness, kindness; virtue; worth. [Obs.]
Nature set in her at once beauty with bounty.
2. Liberality in bestowing gifts or favors; gracious or
liberal giving; generosity; munificence.
My bounty is as boundless as the sea. --Shak.
3. That which is given generously or liberally. “Thy morning
4. 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.
Bounty jumper, one who, during the latter part of the Civil
War, enlisted in the United States service, and deserted
as soon as possible after receiving the bounty. [Collog.]
Queen Anne's bounty (Eng. Hist.), a provision made in Queen
Anne's reign for augmenting poor clerical livings.
Syn: Munificence; generosity; beneficence.