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Definition of Earn
EarnEarn Earn, n. (Zo["o]l.)
See Ern, n. --Sir W. Scott. EarnEarn Earn, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Earned; p. pr. & vb. n.
Earning.] [AS. earnian; akin to OHG. arn?n to reap, aran
harvest, G. ernte, Goth. asans harvest, asneis hireling, AS.
esne; cf. Icel. ["o]nn working season, work.]
1. To merit or deserve, as by labor or service; to do that
which entitles one to (a reward, whether the reward is
received or not).
The high repute Which he through hazard huge must
2. To acquire by labor, service, or performance; to deserve
and receive as compensation or wages; as, to earn a good
living; to earn honors or laurels.
I earn that [what] I eat. --Shak.
The bread I have earned by the hazard of my life or
the sweat of my brow. --Burke.
Earned run (Baseball), a run which is made without the
assistance of errors on the opposing side.
Syn: See Obtain. EarnEarn Earn, v. t. & i. [See 1st Yearn.]
To grieve. [Obs.] EarnEarn Earn, v. i. [See 4th Yearn.]
To long; to yearn. [Obs.]
And ever as he rode, his heart did earn To prove his
puissance in battle brave. --Spenser. EarnEarn Earn, v. i. [AS. irnan to run. [root]11. See Rennet,
and cf. Yearnings.]
To curdle, as milk. [Prov. Eng.]
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