- Inflections of 'deserve' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
- v 3rd person singular
- v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
- v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
- v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
deserveWordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
, be worthy of
, call for
, be deserving of
, earn as due compensation
, lay claim to
, have the right to
, be given your due
, be entitled to
, have it coming
, be due
not deserve, not be entitled to, be unworthy of, not be worthy of
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