Definition of awarding:
giving (part of speech: verb)
- rewarding (part of speech: verb)
Being persuaded, then, that I have injured no one, I am far from intending to injure myself, and of pronouncing against myself that I am deserving of punishment, and from awarding myself any thing of the kind.- "Apology, Crito, and Phaedo of Socrates", Plato.
- "First Man", Clyde Brown.
19. Young men within the College walls are incited to good conduct and diligence, by the system of awarding parts, as they are called, at the exhibitions which take place each year, and at the annual Commencement.- "A Collection of College Words and Customs", Benjamin Homer Hall.