deserve

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/dɪˈzɜːrv/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/dɪˈzɝv/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(di zûrv)

Inflections of 'deserve' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
deserves
v 3rd person singular
deserving
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
deserved
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
deserved
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

deserve
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Synonyms:
merit , be worthy of, earn , warrant , call for, be deserving of, earn as due compensation, lay claim to, have the right to, be given your due, be entitled to, rate , have it coming, be due
Antonyms:
not deserve, not be entitled to, be unworthy of, not be worthy of

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