What does earned mean?

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earned

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Princeton's WordNet

  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"

GCIDE

  1. earned(adj.)

    (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. earned

    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  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

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

Anagrams for earned »

  1. endear, neared, readen

How to pronounce earned?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say earned in sign language?

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Numerology

  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. Maine Gov. Paul LePage:

    Beyond the health effects of the federal government’s corrupt food stamp policy is the tragedy of billions in wasted taxpayer dollars that buy candy and soda through a program that was originally designed to reduce hunger. Maine taxpayers see it every day at the grocery store and they are sick and tired of watching their hard-earned money go down the drain.

  2. Dwight D Eisenhower:

    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.

  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. Megan Pohlmeier -RRB- Kautz:

    She earned her diploma, so we are not going to deny her that, the only thing we would deny her is the ability to go through the graduation ceremony. Our graduation ceremony, as it states in our (student) handbook, is voluntarily. It is not something that is mandated to get the diploma.

  5. William Bratton:

    We don't give them out easily, he worked for them; he earned them.

Images & Illustrations of earned

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