English to Afrikaans Meaning :: deserve

Deserve :
- verdienverdienverdien

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Verb(1) be worthy or deserving

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(1) we didn't deserve to win(2) Irate shareholders wondered exactly what he had delivered to deserve such a reward.(3) people who park like that deserve to be towed away(4) The car was very good and the team did a fantastic job and really deserve a win.(5) If you are to be placed in such a position, you deserve a fair hearing in court.(6) If you know of a group which deserves this recognition, make sure you nominate them.(7) Gemma deserves justice from the community if people can only be brave enough to come forward.(8) Now he has two or three years to really show that he deserves our faith in him.(9) But by then Gloucester were firmly in control and on their way to a deserved victory.(10) There were only seconds remaining in the half when Aberdeen deservedly equalised and again it was a first goal at his club for the scorer.(11) To all concerned, take a deserved big bow and a clap on the back for a job well done.(12) A lot has been written and said about that game and deservedly so.(13) That is the measure of his achievement and for it he deserves our heartfelt praise and thanks.(14) The original text for this piece is not mine, but it's so good it deserves reproduction.(15) This week, it is an honour to be able to praise someone who really deserves it.(16) Like him, Alice is very brave and deserves a chance for a bone marrow transplant.
Related Words
(1) you deserve it ::
jy verdien dit
1. merit ::
2. earn ::
3. warrant ::
4. rate ::
5. justify ::
6. be worthy of ::
wees waardig
7. be entitled to ::
geregtig wees om
8. have a right to ::
het die reg om
9. be qualified for ::
gekwalifiseer vir
Different Forms
deserve, deserved, deserves
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

We all deserve our memories,

We all DESERVE our memories, Lawrence.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 7

Oh, people get things
they don\'t deserve all the time.

Oh, people get things they don't DESERVE all the time.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 6

And I bring your enemies what they deserve.

And I bring your enemies what they DESERVE.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 3

Give me a chance to defend myself.
I deserve that.

Give me a chance to defend myself. I DESERVE that.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 7

and you deserve
what you got.

and you DESERVE what you got.

The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 8

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