Thesaurus

earn

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of earn

  1. 1 to receive as return for effort during my teen years I earned pocket money by mowing lawns Synonyms of earn acquire, attain, bag, bring in, capture, carry, come by, draw, gain, garner, get, knock down, land, make, obtain, procure, pull down, realize, reap, secure, win Words Related to earn clear, gross, net; accomplish, achieve, notch (up), score; accumulate, amass, draw, rack up; catch, pick up; annex, occupy, take over; reacquire, reattain, recapture, regain, remake Near Antonyms of earn accord, give, grant, pay; give up, hand over, part (with), relinquish, surrender, yield Antonyms of earn forfeit, lose

  2. 2 to be or make worthy of (as a reward or punishment) you've earned the afternoon off after all that hard work Synonyms of earn deserve, merit, rate Words Related to earn entitle, qualify



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