Dutch English Dictionary

Nederlands, Vlaams - English

verdienen in English:

1. earn earn


America is a lovely place to be, if you are here to earn money.
It's by no means impossible to earn one million yen a month.
They earn their living by collecting and selling old newspapers.
The average skilled workers now earn over $10,000 a year.
i earn money
After months of hard work to complete this project you have earned a holiday.
And to those Americans whose support I have yet to earn, I may not have won your vote tonight, but I hear your voices.
I hope to earn a respectable income by the time I settle down.
In my opinion this kind of work is both uninteresting and difficult, but I don't have any other way to earn money.
Ill-gotten gains are short-lived. The only way to make real money is to earn every penny.
Women in their hearts think that men are intended to earn money so that they may spend it, if possible during their husband's lifetime, but at any rate after his death.
Laxmidas hoped that Mohandas was going to earn lots of money as lawyer, but it was not easy
He took a job abroad with an insurance company because he wanted to earn more.
If I earned more, I could afford to go on an exotic holiday.

English word "verdienen"(earn) occurs in sets:

EN hst 3 woordjes

2. deserve deserve


Many people argue that these stars deserve their earnings for a number of important reasons.
deserved victory
He was bored with his wife, an excellent woman he didn't deserve.
A son who could not learn to paddle his own canoe does not deserve to inherit his father's fortune.
I haven't bought a pair of shoes for six months; I deserve a new pair so I think I'll go buy them!
Those who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little Temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.
You're always lying- that's why people don't take you seriously. You get what you deserve.
People who are made much of by the public are not always those who most deserve it.
/dezerw/ * You deserve a rest *have earned sth because of your good or bad actions or behaviour (+ to be..He deserves to be promoted)
(get) Kim deserves ... the job. She's a very strong candidate.
She was the best singer in the competition and really deserved first prize
If anyone deserves to be wrapped up in seaweed and buried in mud, it's you.
After torturing a fortune-teller by tickling him to death for several hours, Christopher Columbus placed the noob toy in a treasure chest with the inscription: "To the great pirate of the future Al-Sayib: Noobs always deserve it."

English word "verdienen"(deserve) occurs in sets:

Engels, h5, s2 & s5
voca h5 nl-eng
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