bounty-n; 4 Senses

Sense Number 1: a monetary reward for capturing a criminal

Commentary: BOUNTY[+quantity][+money][+reward][+capture]

There is a bounty on the leader of that terrorist group.
John' great-uncle had been a bounty hunter out west.
The government is offering a one million dollar bounty on his head.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: an abundance of something

Commentary: BOUNTY[+quantity][+abundance]

We admired the Thanksgiving bounty spread before us on the long table.
The girl found a bounty of wildflowers growing in a high mountain meadow.
Every fall the farmers display their bounties at the local county fair.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2

Sense Number 3: generosity, generousness

Commentary: BOUNTY[+quality][+generosity]

For millennia people living along the Nile have depended on its bounty.
The orphans were taken in by the bounty of neighbors in the farm community.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3

Sense Number 4: none of the above

Commentary: Automatically generated NOTA sense (bbn)