3 Definitions of Deserve

The meaning of the word deserve, the definition of Deserve:

v. t. - To earn by service; to be worthy of (something due, either good or evil); to merit; to be entitled to; as, the laborer deserves his wages; a work of value deserves praise.

v. t. - To serve; to treat; to benefit.

v. i. - To be worthy of recompense; -- usually with ill or with well.

The word "deserve" uses 7 letters: D E E E R S V

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after deserve, or to deserve in any order:

d - deserved   o - overseed   r - deserver reserved reversed   s - deserves   t - revested  

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de dee deer deers dees dere derv dev devs dree drees ed eds er ere ers es eve ever eves re red rede redes reds ree reed reeds rees reeve reeved reeves res resee reseed rev revs seder see seed seeder seer ser sere sered serve served sever severe sr vee veer veered veers vees verse versed

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