prize

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United States physicist who won the Nobel prize for physics twice (1908-1991) Bardeen , John Bardeen
first prize blue ribbon
prize for inferiority booby prize
prize given to one who finishes last in a contest booby prize
rich opportunity or a prize brass ring
someone who is considered for something (for an office or prize or honor etc.) candidate , prospect
British statesman and leader during World War II; received Nobel prize for literature in 1953 (1874-1965) Churchill , Sir Winston Leonard Spenser Churchill , Winston Churchill , Winston S. Churchill
outstanding item (the prize piece or main exhibit) in a collection collector's item , piece de resistance , showpiece
act of competing as for profit or a prize competition , contention , rivalry
prize for loser or worthy competitor consolation prize
tickets are passed out at the entrance to a dance or party or other social function and a prize is awarded to the holder of the winning ticket door prize
British poet (born in the United States) who won the Nobel prize for literature; his plays are outstanding examples of modern verse drama (1888-1965) Eliot , T. S. Eliot , Thomas Stearns Eliot
American writer of fiction who won the Nobel prize for literature in 1954 (1899-1961) Ernest Hemingway , Hemingway
act of playing for stakes in the hope of winning (including the payment of a price for a chance to win a prize) gambling , gaming , play
prize, biggest possible jackpot
prize for arts or sciences, one honored with laureate
prize money loot , purse
winner of a Nobel prize Nobelist , Nobel Laureate
second-rate prize fighter palooka , stumblebum
activity of formally presenting something (as a prize or reward) presentation
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