gained or acquired; especially through merit or as a result of effort or action
"a well-earned reputation for honesty"; "earned income"; "an earned run in baseball"
(Baseball) not resulting from an error by an opposing team; -- used in the phrase earned runs.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'earned' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4663
endear, neared, readen
The numerical value of earned in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of earned in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
How little a thing can make us happy when we feel that we have earned it.
Unfortunately, a lot of (advisers) when they depart are leaving money on the table that they earned.
People have got to know whether or not their president is a crook. Well, I'm not a crook. I earned everything I've got.
Humility must always be the portion of any man who receives acclaim earned in the blood of his followers and the sacrifices of his friends.
Someone must stand up to those who say, Here's the key, there's the Treasury, just take as many of those hard-earned tax dollars as you want.
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