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Princeton's WordNet

  1. earnedadjective

    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"


  1. earnedadjective

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Earned

    of Earn

Editors Contribution

  1. earnedverb

    Verb form of the word earn.

    They both earned a just sufficient income are delighted to be arranging their wedding together.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 21, 2020  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

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

Anagrams for Earned »

  1. endear, neared, readen

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Earned in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Earned in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Earned in a Sentence

  1. Richard Burr:

    She has earned the respect of the agency workforce, of her peers, of Republicans, of Democrats, of military officers, of civilian security leaders, evidenced by the number of letters received in support of her nomination too numerous to read.

  2. Mike Lee:

    Ted has kept those promises and every other promise he has made to the people of Texas, it is with that trust that he's earned that he's going to move forward and unite our party.

  3. Van Wagenen:

    Luis earned this job. He has literally trained his whole life to be a manager, he is considered one of the better in-game decision makers simply that we have in the organization.

  4. Constant Viljoen:

    Go and have yourself a well-earned rest, Mr. President, go and lie in the shadow of a tall tree.

  5. Elizabeth Warren:

    They don't care about the money and when you say, you know, Mike didn't inherit it, he earned it, (that's a) big plus.

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