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deserved

adjective

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deserved

verb
past tense of deserve

Synonyms of deserved (Entry 2 of 2)

to be or make worthy of (as a reward or punishment)
  • the team really deserved that victory after the way they played

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The first known use of deserved was circa 1552

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“Deserved.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deserved. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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