reward (someone, something, or oneself) with (something)

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reward (someone, something, or oneself) with (something)

To bestow a particular gift, prize, bonus, treat, etc., upon someone, oneself, some animal, or group (as a result of worthy behavior or actions). Often used in passive constructions. I try to reward my kids with berries and other sweet fruits instead of chocolates or candies I'm so pleased with my final exam results that I'm going to reward myself with a day at the spa. The company's new consumer-friendly business strategy is being rewarded with a huge surge of new business.
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reward someone with something

to honor someone with a gift of something. She rewarded the helpful child with a chocolate chip cookie. He rewarded himself with a night on the town.
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References in classic literature ?
It had enticed us with daisies and rewarded us with roses.
"He has shown that when we have given him the opportunities and he has rewarded us with some big performances."
It was a humid night and Seya rewarded us with cold, sliced melons on imported honey.
There's also a sense of pride as our readers have rewarded us with their trust as the latest Ipsos Connect readership survey shows.
Customer centricity is at the core of Omantel's offerings and customers have rewarded us with their loyalty.
The Association Management industry continues to be extremely crowded and competitive and often management companies are perceived to be 'all the same,' however our 13,000+ clients have again rewarded us with this honor.
Consequently, governments have rewarded us with many favourable benefits including PAYE pensions.
"I'd like to say a special thank you to everyone who has made this award possible, our sta here at Sketts and those who have recognised our work and rewarded us with the Special Award.
He has rewarded us with some terrific performances."
Our difficult financial conditions forced us to receive the meager monthly salary of SR2,000, as this was the only means to support our family," he said, adding that the company "rewarded us with sacking" instead of giving any incentives for the hard work.
"Our bankers work as a team to provide strong financial solutions and advice, and we're grateful to those Alaskan consumers, businesses, nonprofits and pubic entities that have rewarded us with their business."
Through it all, we have always strived to be your reliable source of specialty news, and you have rewarded us with your continued readership.
He's done brilliant for us and Birmingham have been good for him this season as well, they've given him the opportunity to play and he has rewarded us with his performances."
"Having proved our abilities on that project, AMEC have rewarded us with a major station refurbishment contract, with many more in the pipeline."