Definitions for earned

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  1. earned(adj)

    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"

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  1. earned(adj.)

    (Baseball) not resulting from an error by an opposing team; -- used in the phrase earned runs.

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  1. Earned

    of Earn

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'earned' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4663

Anagrams of earned »

  1. endear, neared, readen

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