deserve definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To be worthy of; quality. See Synonyms at earn1.
    • to make by solution; to-be worthy of (something because of, either good or bad); to quality; to be eligible for
    • To offer; to take care of; to benefit.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • is worthy or deserving.
    • to-be worth recompense; -- often with sick or with well.
  • verb:
    • To be eligible for, as a consequence of past actions; to-be worthwhile having.
    • to make, win.
    • To reward, to provide in substitution for service.
    • be worthwhile or deserving
  • others:
    • To quality; be worthy of; incur, as some thing either desirable or unwelcome, because of good or bad qualities or activities; much more specially, having a just claim or directly to, in substitution for services or meritorious activities; be justly eligible to, as wages or a prize.
    • To provide or treat well; benefit.
    • To repay by solution; return an equivalent for (solution rendered).
    • To require; demand the eye of.
    • To merit; be worthy or deserving: as, he deserves really of their nation.

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