Thesaurus

bounty

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of bounty

  1. 1 something offered or given in return for a service performed a bounty was offered for information leading to the capture of the criminal Synonyms of bounty reward, priceWords Related to bounty bonus, lagniappe, premium; bonanza, jackpot, treasure trove; award, decoration, distinction, honor, plume, prize, trophy; gratuity, tip; desert(s), wages

  2. 2 the quality or state of being generous her bounty at Halloween was known throughout the neighborhood Synonyms of bounty bigheartedness, bountifulness, liberality, generosity, generousness, largesse (also largess), munificence, openhandedness, openheartedness, philanthropy, unselfishnessWords Related to bounty beneficence, charity, kindliness, selflessness; kindness; gift, gratuity, lagniappe; tribute; extravagance, improvidence, lavishness, prodigality, wastefulness; spendthrift; dissipating, squanderingNear Antonyms of bounty conserving, economizing, economy, frugality, husbandry, providence, scrimping, skimping, thrift; conservation, saving; husbanding, managing; scraping; cutting backAntonyms of bounty cheapness, closeness, meanness, miserliness, parsimony, penuriousness, pinching, selfishness, stinginess, tightness, ungenerosity

  3. 3 the total amount collected or obtained especially at one time the record-breaking bounty from this year's corn harvest Synonyms of bounty haul, catch, take, yieldWords Related to bounty bag; earnings, gain, gross, income, net, payoff, proceeds, profit, receipts, return, revenue, winnings; booty, loot, plunder, spoils, swag; appropriation, collectionNear Antonyms of bounty deduction, loss, subtraction



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up bounty? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!