Definition of Pulitzer Prize in English:

Pulitzer Prize

noun

  • An award for an achievement in American journalism, literature, or music. There are thirteen made each year.

    • ‘Each year, a Pulitzer Prize is awarded to the best journalistic photograph or series of photographs.’
    • ‘Her awards include the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize and the Pulitzer Prize.’
    • ‘The opera played to packed houses and rave reviews in New York and won a Pulitzer Prize for its composer.’
    • ‘In a highly competitive field such as newspaper journalism, where a Pulitzer Prize may be one story away, pride can also get in the way of reason.’
    • ‘She was also awarded the Bollingen Prize, the National Book Award, and the Pulitzer Prize for her Collected Poems.’