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earned

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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"

GCIDE

  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  

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

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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. John Ciardi:

    A dollar saved is a quarter earned.

  2. Claudia Calderon:

    I took advantage of all the opportunities they offered in prison, including the education they offered, and I became a GED tutor for the educational department and earned a certificate in sustainable foods and also in business administration.

  3. Eric Schneiderman:

    Today's agreement ensures that workers at Per Se will not continue to be cheated out of their hard-earned tips, it reaffirms the right of satisfied restaurant-goers not to be misled about whether a 'service charge' is actually paid to workers as a tip.

  4. Attorney General Eric Schneiderman:

    New Yorkers who are generous enough to donate their hard-earned money to charity deserve to know how that money is really spent, including how much is used to pay for-profit telemarketers.

  5. Margaret Reynolds:

    Our reputation was not to be compromised, managing my client and associate relationships through these times with as much transparency as I could muster helped them know how to help me and earned me their respect. By maintaining strong relationships, I maintained a strong business.

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    brought into agreement or cooperation on the side of a faction, party, or cause
    • A. handsome
    • B. opaque
    • C. sought
    • D. aligned

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