earned

[ษœหnd]

earned Definition

  • 1to receive money as payment for work that you do
  • 2to gain something through hard work or effort

Using earned: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "earned" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    She earned a lot of money from her job.

  • Example

    He earned the respect of his colleagues through his hard work.

  • Example

    The team earned a victory after a tough game.

  • Example

    I have earned a break after studying for hours.

earned Synonyms and Antonyms

Phrases with earned

  • earn a living

    to make enough money to support oneself

    Example

    Many people in this city struggle to earn a living.

  • earn one's stripes

    to prove oneself through hard work and experience

    Example

    She had to work her way up from an entry-level position to earn her stripes as a manager.

  • a deposit made to show that a buyer is serious about purchasing a property

    Example

    We had to put down some earnest money to secure the house we wanted to buy.

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Summary: earned in Brief

The verb 'earned' [ษœหnd] means to receive payment for work done or to gain something through hard work. It can be used in phrases like 'earn a living,' meaning to make enough money to support oneself, and 'earn one's stripes,' meaning to prove oneself through hard work and experience.