[ noun ] something given for victory or superiority in a contest or competition or for winning a lottery
"the prize was a free trip to Europe"
Used in print(Mr. America, 4:6...)
It is the one exercise that drastically influences the definition of the thighs at the hipline - that mark of the champion that sets him apart from all other bodybuilders - a criterion of muscle `` drama '' that_is unforgettable to judges and audiences alike - the facet of muscular development that wins prizes .(Frederick Mosteller et al., Probability with...)
Each person votes for one of a pair of pictures to receive a popular prize .(Guy Bolton, The Olympians....)
`` The great Greek tragedies are concerned with man against Fate , not man against man for the prize of a woman 's body .
[ verb ] hold dear
"I prize these old photographs"
Used in print(Doris Miles Disney, Mrs. Meeker's Money....)
The lawyer did n't know him very well although he saw him occasionally at some dinner_party - Thayer , like himself , Madden reflected , was the extra man so prized by hostesses - and found him easy enough to talk to .