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(adj., verb)


There are 8 meanings of the word Earned.

Earned - as an adjective

Gained or acquired; especially through merit or as a result of effort or action

Example: "A well-earned reputation for honesty"

Antonyms (Opposite Meaning)

Earned - as a verb

To gain (success, reward, recognition) through applied effort or work.

Example: "You can have the s'mores: you earned them, clearing the walkway of snow so well."

To receive payment for work.

Example: "He earns seven million dollars a year as ceo.  my bank account is only earning one percent interest."

To cause (someone) to receive payment or reward.

Example: "My cd earns me six percent!"

To achieve by being worthy of.

Example: "To earn a spot in the top 20"

To curdle, as milk.

To long; to yearn.

To grieve.

Example Sentences

"She earned a promotion at work for her outstanding performance."
"He earned his degree after years of hard work and dedication."
"The athlete earned a gold medal in the Olympic Games."
"They earned a substantial amount of money from their successful business venture."
"She earned the respect and admiration of her colleagues through her leadership skills."
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Word Game Points

Is EARNED a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, earned is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

EARNED has a SCRABBLE points total of 7.

Is EARNED a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, earned is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
EARNED has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 8.

Is EARNED a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, earned is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
EARNED has a WORDFEUD points total of 7.

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