deserved

[ dih-zurvd ]SEE DEFINITION OF deserved

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DESERVED

You have never been put to a test till now, that deserved to be called a test.

Well had he deserved his native name of Bwana Nyele--the master with the mane.

In their hearts they knew that I deserved all these epithets.

The remainder of his life was a series of deserved afflictions.

He had only given me back the hand I had not deserved he should touch.

I had not deserved my prize that day, but it seemed to me that I ought to have received it nevertheless.

You might think I bad-met with unkindness; but it was not so; it was the other way more than I deserved.

It argues that if France was stricken with defeat, it was because she deserved punishment.

History is the final tribunal which will decree to everyone what he has deserved.

But I submit—I have deserved it all—I have robbed her of a heart above all price.

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