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earning

see definition of earning
  • verbmake money
  • verbdeserve a reward
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Synonyms for earning

verb make money
  • acquire
  • bring in
  • collect
  • derive
  • draw
  • gain
  • get
  • make
  • obtain
  • pick up
  • realize
  • reap
  • receive
  • score
  • secure
  • win
  • attain
  • clear
  • consummate
  • cop
  • effect
  • gather
  • gross
  • hustle
  • net
  • perform
  • procure
  • profit
  • pull
  • rate
  • snag
  • sock
  • turn
  • wrangle
  • be gainfully employed
  • be in line for
  • bring home
  • bring home the bacon
  • bring home the groceries
  • clean up
  • make fast buck
  • make it big
  • pay one's dues
  • pull down
  • scare up
  • scrape together

Antonyms for earning

  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • fail
  • forfeit
  • give
  • lose
  • miss
  • pass
  • spend
  • surrender
  • yield
  • give in
  • neglect
  • cost
  • throw away
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to earning

getting

noun. the act of procuring
  • appropriating
  • assimilating
  • capturing
  • catching
  • clutching
  • confiscating
  • earning
  • gaining
  • grasping
  • mastering
  • obtaining
  • pursuing
  • securing
  • seizing
  • snatching
  • taking
  • winning
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.