Example sentences for: deserved

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

  • The conventional wisdom is correct: The Sopranos deserved to win pretty much every award, and the fact that it got only two is a travesty, to the degree that Emmy injustice can be a travesty.

  • The completely cynical spin: He hated people and portrayed them as savages because they deserved it.

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

  • Reviewers say the anemic ratings for the winter games are deserved.

  • New York 's John Simon, the lone sniper, says the play deserved to languish in obscurity because of its "annoying cuteness."

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