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See definition of deservedly on Dictionary.com
  • as inrightfully
  • as induly
  • as infairly

synonyms for deservedly

  • justly
  • legally
  • legitimately
  • truly
  • befittingly
  • duly
  • equitably
  • fairly
  • fittingly
  • honestly
  • impartially
  • properly
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How to use deservedly in a sentence

It is suspenseful and deservedly considered a classic, but Matheson offers no real sense of place.
POLITICS AND THE PANDEMIC HAVE CHANGED HOW WE IMAGINE CITIESJOANNE MCNEILAPRIL 28, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
There’s Oscar buzz around both performances, and deservedly so.
FIRTH, TUCCI FACE TRAGEDY WITH RESTRAINT IN ‘SUPERNOVA’JOHN PAUL KINGJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
So rather than focusing on whether elected officials deserve our empathy in this moment, we should focus on the expectations that we deservedly put on them.
THE GOP’S EXISTENTIAL CRISIS, EXPLAINED BY A FORMER REPUBLICAN CONGRESS MEMBERSEAN ILLINGJANUARY 15, 2021VOX
There are jokes that might get Twitter blowback, deservedly and otherwise.
NBC’S MR. MAYOR IS A FASCINATING MIX OF TED DANSON’S CHARM AND TINA FEY’S PITHJUDY BERMANJANUARY 7, 2021TIME
“Across the board, everyone felt that it was deservedly the winner,” said Gabrielle Glore, the festival’s director and head of programming, according to Variety.
‘THE KILLING OF KENNETH CHAMBERLAIN’ TAKES HOME TOP PRIZE AT VIRTUAL URBANWORLD FILM FESTIVALCMURRAYSEPTEMBER 29, 2020ESSENCE.COM
Lawrence Hyde, earl of Rochester, died; deservedly respected as an able statesman.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Mr. Willis gained a wide and deservedly high reputation as the builder of many Cathedral organs—upwards of sixteen.
THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
The Prince who remained at the head of the government was deservedly popular among the Brazilians.
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM
Durham, like Canterbury, is a town that is much favored by the artists, and deservedly so.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
But to every one of my household, save Susan who did not count, he was—I admit, deservedly—an object of loathing.
JAFFERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
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WORDS RELATED TO DESERVEDLY

  • appropriately
  • at the proper time
  • befittingly
  • correctly
  • decorously
  • deservedly
  • on time
  • punctually
  • rightfully
  • suitably
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.