Antonyms for deserves

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Nevertheless, I have many things to thank him for, and therefore he deserves praise.

We do not know which genius first discovered the use of pottery but he deserves a statue.

This Niebuhr, who was a surveyor by profession, was a young man who deserves our admiration.

"If he is that sort, he deserves what he got," said the boy grimly.

Before the wall, however, came the dinner, which deserves mention.

He deserves neither the execrations of the one nor the eulogies of the other.

But you and I feel sure that we think of him as he deserves.

So far, he deserves the greatest credit; there can be no doubt about that.

I should like to have polished off that Pierce senior as he deserves.

I hope, Fanny, you are not inconstant; I assure you he deserves much better of you.