Earned - definition, pronunciation, transcription
a well-earned reputation for honesty
an earned run in baseball
He earned some money last summer as a musician.
We earned two hundred dollars, less travel expenses.
She earned her master's degree in education.
The average worker earned $1,000 more this year.
He has earned their respect.
He has earned a reputation as a first-class playwright.
He earned his teaching certificate last year.
They earned a magnificent triumph over the invading army.
She earned extra money tutoring in the evening.
He earned enough to put him in a higher tax bracket.
She earned the admiration of her coworkers.
These people contend that they have earned the right to the land.
The novel earned a nomination for the National Book Award.
The stunt earned her the scorn of her censorious older sister.
His conceit has earned him many enemies.