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awarded

verb
past tense of award

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1 to give something as a token of gratitude or admiration for a service or achievement
  • we will award the top three contestants in the essay competition

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2 to give the ownership or benefit of (something) formally or publicly
  • custody of the boy was awarded to the grandparents

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“Awarded.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/awarded. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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