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General Crossword Questions for “earns”

  • Works for pay
  • Is paid pots, they say
  • Learns to lose initial gains


  • Hyperlinked article on the executive branch of the United States Government. The president earns a $400,000 annual salary, along with a $50,000 annual expense account, a $100,000 non-taxable travel account. — “President of the United States - Wikipedia”,
  • Charles and Ray leaving Los Angeles with the Films for the 1959 American National Exhibition in Moscow "The Most Influential Designer of the 20th Century" IDSA 1985. Charles (1907–1978) and Ray. — “Charles and Ray Eames - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”,
  • Embezzlement is the act of dishonestly appropriating or secreting assets by one or more For instance, a clerk or cashier handling large sums of money could embezzle cash from. — “Embezzlement - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”,


  • He was laughing, relieved to see his daughter at last rid of this suitor of whom he had never approved, if we except those few hours when he really believed him to be an eccentric of distinction. "And what shall she regret? That she accepted the protection of a nobleman so powerful and wealthy that as a mere trinket he gives her a jewel worth as much as an actress earns in a year at the Comedie Francaise?" He got up, and advanced towards Andre-Louis. — “Sacaramouche” by Rafael Sabatini
  • A man who earns by piece-work forty shillings per week, the usual wages for day-work being twenty, robs his fellows of a week's employment; therefore I denounce John Briars." — “Sybil” by Benjamin Disraeli
  • It is understood that we are not now talking of a comparse in a petty theatre who earns the wages of a needle-woman. — “Daniel Deronda” by George Eliot
  • Sanchica is making bonelace; she earns eight maravedis a day clear, which she puts into a moneybox as a help towards house furnishing; but now that she is a governor's daughter thou wilt give her a portion without her working for it. — “Don Quixote” by Miguel De Cervantes
  • Can a man live with nothing to keep him in place? Even a journeyman labourer who earns the barest pittance may take an interest in his occupation." — “Dead souls” by Nikolai Gogol
  • I've six of 'em, and only one earns anything; I am on the stand fourteen or sixteen hours a day, and I haven't had a Sunday these ten or twelve weeks; you know Skinner never gives a day if he can help it, and if I don't work hard, tell me who does! I want a warm coat and a mackintosh, but with so many to feed how can a man get it? I had to pledge my clock a week ago to pay Skinner, and I shall never see it again." — “Black Beauty” by Anna Sewell

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