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This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word deserving.
worthy of being treated in a particular way
"an idea worth considering"; "the deserving poor" (often used ironically)
desert, merit or demerit
worthy of reward or praise; meritorious
the deserving poor
meriting, worthy (reward, punishment etc.)
Desert () in philosophy is the condition of being deserving of something, whether good or bad. It is sometimes called moral desert to clarify the intended usage and distinguish it from the dry desert biome. It is a concept often associated with justice: that good deeds should be rewarded and evil deeds punished.
meritorious; worthy; as, a deserving person or act
The numerical value of deserving in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of deserving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of deserving in a Sentence
Reputation is an idle and most false imposition oft got without merit, and lost without deserving.
This was a child that had so much love in her heart, a smart girl, capable, and deserving of fulfilling all her hopes and dreams in this world.
Family and friends have long sought clemency for Mr. Patrick Nolan, alongside notable advocates like former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli and author Arnold Steinberg, in light of these facts, Patrick Nolan is entirely deserving of this Grant of Executive Clemency.
Of all the requests before you, this case stands out because the evidence shows that Clint is not guilty – he is innocent. clint’s case is deserving of Presidential attention, especially because, with respect Sir, you ran on a platform of reversing the policies of the previous Administration, his letter said. Here, in short order, you can right a significant wrong… and simultaneously send a message to all of our military and law enforcement personnel that you and your Administration have our backs.
Often it is the most deserving people who cannot help loving those who destroy them.
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- достойнство, достоен, заслужаващ, заслуга, похваленBulgarian
- mereixedorCatalan, Valencian
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