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'deserving'

Overview of verb deserve

The verb deserve has 1 sense


1. deserve, merit -- (be worthy or deserving; "You deserve a promotion after all the hard work you have done")


Overview of adj deserving

The adj deserving has 1 sense


1. deserving, worth -- (worthy of being treated in a particular way; "an idea worth considering"; "the deserving poor" (often used ironically))



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