deserved

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adjective de·served \-ˈzərvd\

Definition of deserved

  1. :  of, relating to, or being that which one deserves <a deserved reputation>

deservedly

play \-ˈzər-vəd-lē, -ˈzərvd-lē\ adverb

deservedness

play \-ˈzər-vəd-nəs, -ˈzərvd-nəs\ noun

Examples of deserved in a sentence

  1. <a well deserved promotion for a hard worker>

Circa 1552

First Known Use of deserved

circa 1552



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