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Bounty may refer to:

  • Bounty (reward), an amount of money or other reward offered by an organization for the capture of a person or thing

In transportation:

  • HMS Bounty, an 18th century British Royal Navy ship, and its replicas

In geography:

In film, television, and radio:

In other fields:

  • Bounty (chocolate bar), a brand of coconut-filled chocolate bar
  • Bounty (comics), a fictional character in the Marvel Comics universe
  • Bounty, an evil entity that possessed and took over the identity of the DC Comics character Dawnstar
  • Bounty (brand), a brand of paper towel manufactured by Procter & Gamble.
  • Bounty Day, the national holiday of Norfolk Island, celebrated on Pitcairn Island on a different day, commemorating the ship
  • Bounty (parenting club), a UK parenting and pregnancy club.

See also

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Wiktionary

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Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

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Etymology

From Old French bonte (goodness) (French: bonté), from Latin bonitātem, accusative singular of bonitās (goodness), from bonus (good).

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
bounty

Plural
bounties

bounty (plural bounties)

  1. generosity
  2. something given liberally
  3. A reward for some specific act, especially one given by a government or authority
  4. (nautical) formerly, money paid to volunteers for serving in the British navy in time of war

Translations

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