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Definitions of prize:

part of speech: verb transitive

To value highly; to seize in war, as a vessel.

part of speech: verb transitive

To set a price on: to value: to value highly.

part of speech: noun

A reward offered or won in a contest; that which is taken from an enemy in war, especially a captured vessel; anything worth striving for.

part of speech: noun

That which is gained by, or offered for, some performance; a reward; a premium; a capture from an enemy- applied to taking a vessel at sea; the money or goods gained by a lottery- ticket.

part of speech: verb

To set a price on; to value; to esteem highly.

part of speech: noun

That which is taken or gained by competition: anything taken from an enemy in war: a captured vessel: that which is won in a lottery: anything offered for competition: a reward.

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