Definition Of prises

verb

a thing given as a reward to the winner of a competition or race or in recognition of another outstanding achievement.

the nation's most prestigious prize for contemporary art

value extremely highly.

the berries were prized for their healing properties

Example Of prises

  • A 12-year-old schoolgirl has won first prize in a national poster competition.

  • A champagne that was clearly well connected to royalty would be especially prized .

  • A raffle with donated prizes contributed to the amount raised.

  • All those who register will go into a prize draw and BT has donated an X-box games console as a prize .

  • Alli insists his offer fully values the business, despite industry claims that he will need to push the bid to at least £120m to have any chance of prising the station from SMG.


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