Example sentences for: deserved

How can you use “deserved” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The skipper, a real-life Captain Queeg, deserved to get bounced.

  • Then Ted decided the children deserved a chance to start over in another town, no matter how difficult it might prove to be.

  • Twenty percent agreed that many with HIV/AIDS had behaved immorally and deserved their infection.

  • They began to argue that the Senate should call witnesses and complete the trial not necessarily because Clinton deserved to be removed but because the Senate owed the House a full hearing.

  • It's his refusal to take moral responsibility for anything, or take credit for things he opposed, or evade blame where blame is genuinely deserved.

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