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General Crossword Questions for “earned”

  • Got from paid employment ¿ merited
  • Got out of doing something
  • With organ study over, got paid employment
  • Took home academic after loss of face
  • Deserved
  • Merited


  • Earned media (or free media) refers to favorable publicity gained through promotional efforts other than advertising, as opposed to paid media, which refers to publicity gained through advertising.[1][2] Earned media often refers specifically. — “Earned media - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”,
  • Earned value management (EVM) is a project management technique for measuring project progress in an objective manner. pre-defined "earning rules" (also called metrics) to quantify the accomplishment of work, called Earned Value (EV) or Budgeted Cost of Work Performed (BCWP). — “Earned value management - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”,
  • In baseball, an earned run is any run for which the pitcher is held accountable (i.e., the run scored as a result of normal pitching, and not due to a fielding error or a passed ball). Any runner(s) who tags his base and reaches home plate is scored against the pitcher as an earned run(s). — “Earned run - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”,


  • But do you know that perhaps I might have done? My mother would have sent me what I needed for the fees and I could have earned enough for clothes, boots and food, no doubt. — “Crime and punishment” by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • Hartright has taken that responsibility on himself, and circumstances yet to be related will show that he has amply earned the right to do so, if he chooses to exercise it. — “The Woman in White” by Wilkie Collins
  • On his return from his furlough Nicholas, having been joyfully welcomed by his comrades, was sent to obtain remounts and brought back from the Ukraine excellent horses which pleased him and earned him commendation from his commanders. — “War and Peace” by Leo Tolstoy
  • I was vain of his commendations, and softened towards the being by whose means I earned them, and thus Hindley lost his last ally: still I couldn't dote on Heathcliff, and I wondered often what my master saw to admire so much in the sullen boy; who never, to my recollection, repaid his indulgence by any sign of gratitude. — “Wuthering Heights” by Emily Bronte
  • Look at the bottles the fathers have brought out, he he he! And who has provided it all? The Russian peasant, the laborer, brings here the farthing earned by his horny hand, wringing it from his family and the tax-gatherer! You bleed the people, you know, holy fathers.”... — “The Brothers Karamazov” by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • His Cyrus, who was so great a master in all manner of horse service, kept his horses to their due work, and never suffered them to have anything to eat till first they had earned it by the sweat of some kind of exercise. — “Essays” by Michel de Montaigne


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