deserving

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/dɪˈz3ːrvɪŋ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/dɪˈzɝvɪŋ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(di zûrving)

From the verb deserve: (⇒ conjugate)
deserving is: Click the infinitive to see all available inflections
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Synonyms:
meriting, meritorious, exemplary, worthy , praiseworthy, commendable, worthwhile , worth , creditable, admirable, worthy of praise, rightful, warranted, due


WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
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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