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Synonyms for earn
ɜrn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gain, take in, clear, make, earn, realize, realise, pull in, bring in(verb)

    earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages

    "How much do you make a month in your new job?"; "She earns a lot in her new job"; "this merger brought in lots of money"; "He clears $5,000 each month"

    Synonyms:
    wee-wee, cause, receive, bring in, attract, make, arrive at, top, light up, recognise, draw, stool, have, solve, piddle, hold, overhear, draw in, sack, cod, unclutter, absorb, agnize, clear up, invite, garner, do, consume, stimulate, pull, actualize, exculpate, assimilate, sort out, defecate, lay down, bring, make water, crystalise, name, pass water, actualise, exonerate, gull, make headway, crystalize, create, crap, collect, get to, pretend, cook, fool, suck, gain, build, authorize, assoil, adopt, gather, understand, crystallise, straighten out, establish, pee, discharge, realize, sop up, constitute, make up, introduce, take up, give, attain, see, pull in, urinate, take, form, derive, catch, befool, benefit, net, acquit, substantiate, wee, ca-ca, pull ahead, get, recognize, prepare, suck in, micturate, soak up, agnise, watch, throw, advance, profit, reach, take a shit, get ahead, illuminate, score, view, piss, sack up, make believe, induce, dupe, ingest, brighten, put on, pee-pee, ready, shit, relieve oneself, fetch, spend a penny, elucidate, take in, gather in, enlighten, puddle, take a crap, clear, hit, produce, slang, gain ground, crystallize, acquire, suck up, move in, progress to, take a leak, authorise, get in, win, put one across, pass, put one over, nominate, shed light on, work, fix, realise, imbibe, seduce, construct

  2. earn, garner(verb)

    acquire or deserve by one's efforts or actions

    Synonyms:
    gain, garner, pull together, realise, realize, make, collect, gather, take in, bring in, clear, pull in

Wiktionary

  1. earn(verb)

    To cause (someone) to receive payment or reward

    My CD earns me six percent!

    Synonyms:
    generate, make, yield, render

  2. earn(verb)

    Synonyms:
    merit, win, garner, deserve

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. earn

    A person may obtain a situation by the intercession of friends, he procures a dinner by paying for it. Attain is a lofty word, pointing to some high or desirable result; a man attains the mountain summit, he attains honor or learning as the result of strenuous and earnest labor. Even that usage of attain which has been thought to refer to mere progress of time carries the thought of a result desired; as, to attain to old age; the man desires to live to a good old age; we should not speak of his attaining his dotage. One may attain an object that will prove not worth his labor, but what he achieves is in itself great and splendid; as, the Greeks at Marathon achieved a glorious victory. Compare DO; GET; REACH.

    Synonyms:
    accomplish, achieve, acquire, arrive at, attain, compass, gain, get, grasp, master, obtain, procure, reach, secure, win

    Antonyms:
    abandon, fail, forfeit, give up, let go, lose, miss

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. earn

    Synonyms:
    merit, acquire, achieve, obtain, win, gain, deserve, realize

    Antonyms:
    forfeit, forego, waste, lose, spend, squander

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. earn(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    gain, get, acquire, win, obtain, procure

  2. earn(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    merit, deserve, be entitled to

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    win, deserve, gain, winning, obtain, wins

How to pronounce earn?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say earn in sign language?

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How to use earn in a sentence?

  1. Bernie Sanders:

    Nobody should earn more than a million dollars.

  2. Shama Bibi:

    I've started sending my youngest son to school as I earn enough now to meet all the expenses.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    The preachers earn money a plenty without any effort while the teachers hands remain often empty in spite of doing hard work.

  4. Michael Bivona:

    Certainly a great place for anyone that believes in magic and loves dealing with children aged one to ninety, disney doesn’t have a monopoly on seasonal and part-time employment. Football and baseball stadiums have a multitude of part-time jobs available such as ticket takers, ushers, driving players and staff to and from airports and clerical work. What better way to earn additional income than to be in an environment that one might love?

  5. Shannen Doherty:

    I have a rep. Did I earn it ? Yeah, I did. But, after a while you sort of try to shed that rep because you're kind of a different person.


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