rewarding
adjective Date: 1697 1. yielding or likely to yield a reward ; valuable, satisfying <
a rewarding experience
>
2. serving as a reward <
a rewarding smile of thanks
>
rewardingly adverb

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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