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Recognizing your talents doesn't mean believing they're limitless. Accepting your strengths doesn't lead to pride, but instead to humility; you're less likely to resent what others have if you understand your own bounty.
Gina Barreca

Meaning of "bounty" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD BOUNTY

(Goodness): from Old French bontet, from Latin bonitās goodness, from bonus good.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF BOUNTY

bounty  [ˈbaʊntɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BOUNTY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bounty is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BOUNTY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Bounty

Bounty may refer to: ▪ Bounty, an amount of money or other reward offered by an organization for the capture of a person or thing...

Definition of bounty in the English dictionary

The first definition of bounty in the dictionary is generosity in giving to others; liberality. Other definition of bounty is a generous gift; something freely provided. Bounty is also a payment made by a government, as, formerly, to a sailor on enlisting or to a soldier after a campaign.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BOUNTY


Alicante
ˌælɪˈkæntɪ
ante
ˈæntɪ
anti
ˈæntɪ
avanti
æˈvæntɪ
county
ˈkaʊntɪ
Dante
ˈdæntɪ
Durante
dəˈræntɪ
infante
ɪnˈfæntɪ
intercounty
ˌɪntəˈkaʊntɪ
monte
ˈmɒntɪ
Mountie
ˈmaʊntɪ
Mounty
ˈmaʊntɪ
multicounty
ˌmʌltɪˈkaʊntɪ
noncounty
ˌnɒnˈkaʊntɪ
plenty
ˈplɛntɪ
subcounty
ˈsʌbˌkaʊntɪ
twenty
ˈtwɛntɪ
uncertainty
ʌnˈsɜːtəntɪ
viscounty
ˈvaɪkaʊntɪ
warranty
ˈwɒrəntɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BOUNTY

bounden
bounden duty
bounder
bounderish
boundless
boundlessly
boundlessness
boundness
bounds
bounteous
bounteously
bounteousness
bounties
bountiful
bountifully
bountifulness
bounty bag
bounty hunter
bounty-fed farmers
bountyhed

WORDS THAT END LIKE BOUNTY

Aunty
bunty
flaunty
jaunty
metropolitan county
punty
Queen Anne´s Bounty
Queen´s County
runty
scrunty
vaunty
vice-county

Synonyms and antonyms of bounty in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «BOUNTY»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «bounty» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of bounty

Translation of «bounty» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BOUNTY

Find out the translation of bounty to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bounty from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bounty» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

丰富的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

generosidad
570 millions of speakers

English

bounty
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

इनाम
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

فضله
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

за головами
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

fartura
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

খয়রাত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

abondance
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bounty
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Fülle
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

豊富に与えられるもの
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

풍성함
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Hadiah
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tiền thưởng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தாராளம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उदार
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

cömertlik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

munificenza
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

bounty
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

за головами
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

bounty
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

bounty
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

oorvloed
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

bounty
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

skuddpremie
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bounty

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BOUNTY»

The term «bounty» is very widely used and occupies the 16.156 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BOUNTY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «bounty» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «bounty» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bounty

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8 QUOTES WITH «BOUNTY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word bounty.
1
Gina Barreca
Recognizing your talents doesn't mean believing they're limitless. Accepting your strengths doesn't lead to pride, but instead to humility; you're less likely to resent what others have if you understand your own bounty.
2
Duane Chapman
As a bounty hunter, I have to dress the part. If I came to the door and looked like Carrot Top, you'd laugh.
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Duane Chapman
When I was a child I liked watching shows about bounty hunters and Canadian Mounties. I liked the 'Lone Ranger,' I liked shows where the guy saved the girl from the villain. I just liked those kinds of things and I wanted to be a guy like that, you know, that would save the damsel in distress.
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Mark Edwards
To me, all war is failure for humanity, though it often is a bounty for commerce.
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Ben Elton
The earth only has so much bounty to offer and inventing ever larger and more notional prices for that bounty does not change its real value.
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Marla Maples
Every story was being made up. My true friends weren't the ones speaking. It was people who never knew me, making up stories. Even my local paper put a $1,000 bounty out for information about my whereabouts.
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Richard O'Brien
I've been cushioned against having to work, with Rocky's continual bounty.
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Jonathan Vilma
I never set out to intentionally hurt any player and never enticed any teammate to intentionally hurt another player. I also never put any money into a bounty pool or helped to create a bounty pool intended to pay out money for injuring other players.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BOUNTY»

Discover the use of bounty in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bounty and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Bounty: The True Story of the Mutiny on the Bounty
Combining vivid characterization and deft storytelling, Caroline Alexander shatters the centuries-old myths surrounding this story.
Caroline Alexander, 2004
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Rescue of the Bounty: Disaster and Survival in Superstorm Sandy
In this suspenseful story of the human will to survive, the captain of the HMS Bounty, the actual replica used in the 1962 remake of the 1935 classic Mutiny on the Bounty, recounts his harrowing encounter with Hurricane Sandy that resulted ...
Michael J. Tougias, Douglas A. Campbell, 2014
3
Preserving Summer's Bounty: A Quick And Easy Guide To ...
Preserving Summer's BountySurefire techniques and great recipes for keeping the harvest!
Susan McClure, 1998
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After the Bounty
A firsthand account of the mutiny on the H.M.S. Bounty and its aftermath
James Morrison autofilled, 2009
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Warlord's Bounty
The bigger the bounty, the more dangerous the fugitive.
Cynthia Sax, 2012
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Revolutionary War Bounty Land Grants: Awarded by State ...
" This volume lists bounty land grants in Connecticut, Georgia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia, and "Virginia-Indiana."--Introduction, p. v-xxv.
Lloyd DeWitt Bockstruck, 1996
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The Mutiny on Board H.M.S. Bounty
Describes Captain Bligh's account of the mutiny, on board His Majesty's Ship Bounty and the subsequent voyage of part of the crew, from Tofoa, one of the Friendly Islands, to Timor, a Dutch settlement in the East Indies, in an illustrated ...
William Bligh, 2010
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After the Bounty: A Sailor's Account of the Mutiny and Life ...
A firsthand account of the mutiny on the H.M.S. "Bounty" and its aftermath
James Morrison, Donald A. Maxton, 2010
9
The Armed Transport Bounty
An account of the purchase by the Navy of the merchant vessel Bethia and her subsequent conversion into a naval transport The Bounty, as she was renamed, was made eternally famous by the mutiny against Captain Bligh in 1789.
John McKay, 2002
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Mutiny on the Bounty
The novel reprises a true story-the strange, eventful, and tragic voyage of His Majesty's Ship Bounty in 1788-1789, which culminated in Fletcher Christian's mutiny against Captain Bligh-and reaches peaks of narrative excitement that mark ...
Charles Nordhoff, James Norman Hall, 1989

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BOUNTY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bounty is used in the context of the following news items.
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XSSposed launches pay-whatever bug bounty
Cross-site scripting war board XSSposed has opened a pay-whatever bug bounty to help its hackers earn cash and tee-shirts. Launched ... «The Register, Jul 15»
2
Rain god showers bounty, cools Delhi
NEW DELHI: Rains finally returned to the capital, more than 10 days after the first monsoon showers over the capital, giving respite to Delhiites ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
3
See 'Star Wars' Bounty Hunter Boba Fett Like You've Never Seen …
Fans know the enigmatic “Star Wars” bounty hunter Boba Fett very well, from his first appearance in “The Empire Strikes Back” (and later in the ... «MTV.com, Jul 15»
4
Scott Lang's latest heist leads to unexpected bounty in new Ant-Man …
If we were able to go back in time a year and change and notify our slightly younger selves that not only has ANT-MAN been receiving positive ... «JoBlo.com, Jul 15»
5
Make the most of blueberry bounty
If you want to savor summer's bounty in the dead of winter, consider freezing some of your blueberries. Arrange them (unwashed) on a ... «Cape Gazette, Jul 15»
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Midsummer's Bounty with Chef Susie Buckley at The Garden of …
It's time to enjoy the midsummer gifts of the garden. The third session of The Garden of Ideas Cooking Classes will be held on Saturday, July 11 ... «HamletHub, Jul 15»
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Jack Duong Wins 2015 World Series of Poker Bounty No-Limit Hold …
The 2015 World Series of Poker debuted a new event this week with the $1,500 no-limit hold'em bounty tournament. There was $500 withheld ... «CardPlayer.com, Jul 15»
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Jack Duong ist der $1.5k Bounty Champion
Wie berichtet mussten die beiden Finalisten Jack Duong (15,380,000) und Vitezslav Pesta (965,000) im $1.500 Bounty No-Limit Hold'em ... «Hochgepokert, Jul 15»
9
Earth's Bounty Helped with Many Cookout Celebrations
Visitors to earth's bounty were able to buy everything from peaches to honey and much more. Organizers say that having this event on the ... «WTOK, Jul 15»
10
Bounty of beauty: Virginia's scenic landscapes stand out in winning …
“Our 2015 winners are drop-dead gorgeous, and were chosen from among 500-plus entries — an incredible bounty of beauty,” said Leighton ... «Richmond Times-Dispatch, Jul 15»

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