Words Like EARN

We have put together a list of words that are similar to EARN.

17 Alternative Words Similar to earn

1 Gain Verb      Synonym Words Like Gain
2 Clear Verb      Synonym Words Like Clear
3 Make Verb      Synonym Words Like Make
4 Realize Verb      Synonym Words Like Realize
5 Realise Verb      Synonym Words Like Realise
6 Garner Verb      Synonym Words Like Garner
7 Acquire Verb      Synonym Words Like Acquire
8 Get Verb      Synonym Words Like Get
9 Ern Noun      Variant Words Like Ern
10 Earned Verb-transitive      Form Words Like Earned
11 Earning Verb-transitive      Form Words Like Earning
12 Letter Verb      Hyponym Words Like Letter
13 Bear Verb      Hyponym Words Like Bear
14 Profit Verb      Hyponym Words Like Profit
15 Gross Verb      Hyponym Words Like Gross
16 Yield Verb      Hyponym Words Like Yield
17 Pay Verb      Hyponym Words Like Pay

4 examples of earn

1 to earn a good living; to earn honors or laurels.
2 She earns a lot in her new job
3 He clears $5,000 each month
4 this merger brought in lots of money

10 definitions of earn

1 See ern, n.
2 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).
3 To acquire by labor, service, or performance; to deserve and receive as compensation or wages
4 To grieve.
5 To long; to yearn.
6 To curdle, as milk.
7 acquire or deserve by one's efforts or actions
8 earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages
9 To gain especially for the performance of service, labor, or work: earned money by mowing lawns.
10 To acquire or deserve as a result of effort or action: She earned a reputation as a hard worker.
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