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1. academy

noun. ['əˈkædəmi'] a secondary school (usually private).

Synonyms

  • secondary school
  • middle school
  • lyceum
  • Gymnasium

Etymology

  • académie (French)
  • academia (Latin)

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2. academy

noun. ['əˈkædəmi'] an institution for the advancement of art or science or literature.

Synonyms

  • Royal Academy of Arts
  • institution
  • National Academy of Sciences
  • Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
  • academician
  • Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
  • Royal Society
  • French Academy
  • Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge
  • establishment
  • Royal Academy

Etymology

  • académie (French)
  • academia (Latin)

3. academy

noun. ['əˈkædəmi'] a learned establishment for the advancement of knowledge.

Antonyms

  • day school

Etymology

  • académie (French)
  • academia (Latin)

4. academy

noun. ['əˈkædəmi'] a school for special training.

Synonyms

  • police academy
  • naval academy
  • yeshivah
  • school
  • military academy
  • Plato's Academy
  • yeshiva

Etymology

  • académie (French)
  • academia (Latin)

5. award

noun. ['əˈwɔrd'] a grant made by a law court.

Synonyms

  • subsidization
  • subsidisation
  • addiction
  • awarding

Antonyms

  • dishonor
  • disrepute
  • infamy
  • reject

Etymology

  • awarden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • awarder (Anglo-Norman)

6. award

noun. ['əˈwɔrd'] something given for victory or superiority in a contest or competition or for winning a lottery.

Synonyms

  • gift
  • door prize
  • prize money
  • prize
  • gratuity
  • premium
  • scholarship
  • fellowship

Antonyms

  • inferior
  • open
  • unseal
  • unfasten

Etymology

  • awarden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • awarder (Anglo-Norman)

7. award

noun. ['əˈwɔrd'] a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction.

Synonyms

  • letter
  • varsity letter
  • Nobel prize
  • Prix de Rome
  • ribbon
  • medallion
  • accolade
  • aliyah
  • medal
  • Emmy
  • honor
  • Academy Award
  • prize
  • seal
  • academic degree
  • degree
  • citation
  • palm
  • honour
  • seal of approval
  • cachet
  • symbol
  • honorable mention
  • pennant
  • laurel wreath
  • Oscar
  • mention
  • trophy
  • commendation
  • crown
  • Prix Goncourt
  • decoration

Antonyms

  • refuse
  • unrighteousness
  • look down on
  • close

Etymology

  • awarden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • awarder (Anglo-Norman)

8. award

verb. ['əˈwɔrd'] give, especially as an honor or reward.

Synonyms

  • confer
  • apportion
  • certificate
  • bestow
  • present

Antonyms

  • immoderation
  • moderation
  • low
  • mild

Etymology

  • awarden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • awarder (Anglo-Norman)

9. award

verb. ['əˈwɔrd'] give as judged due or on the basis of merit.

Synonyms

  • give
  • pension
  • pension off

Antonyms

  • disapproval
  • discouragement
  • disapprobation
  • divest

Etymology

  • awarden (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • awarder (Anglo-Norman)
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