verb (used with object)
- revved up,
- reward claim,
Origin of reward
Examples from the Web for rewarder
I am the guardian of industrious households, and the rewarder of generous masters and faithful servants.Good Stories For Great Holidays|Frances Jenkins Olcott
My marks and scars I carry with me, to be a witness for me that I have fought His battles who will now be a rewarder.'Life of Wm. Tecumseh Sherman.|W. Fletcher Johnson
It is upon the principle of efforts and sacrifices that we expect our eternal rewards to be based by the infinitely just Rewarder.Distributive Justice|John A. (John Augustine) Ryan
They are the publication of natural religion,--that God is a rewarder of virtuous actions, and punishes wicked deeds.Beacon Lights of History, Volume II|John Lord
For he that cometh to God must believe that he is: and is a rewarder to them that seek him.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Word Origin for reward
mid-14c., "a regarding, heeding, observation," from Anglo-French and Old North French reward, back-formation from rewarder (see reward (v.)). Meaning "repayment for some service" is from late 14c. Sense of "sum of money in exchange for capture" is from 1590s.
c.1300 "to grant, bestow;" early 14c. "to give as compensation," from Old North French rewarder "to regard, reward," variant of Old French regarder "take notice of, regard, watch over," from re-, intensive prefix (see re-), + garder "look, heed, watch" (see guard (v.)). Originally any form of requital. A doublet of regard. Related: Rewarded; rewarding.