Example sentences for: deserved

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

  • I'm more conflicted about my high-school writing teacher, who announced that his lessons were so valuable that he deserved 10 percent of the profits from our first books.

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

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

  • We humans deserved a better spokesman at this epochal point in our ongoing voyage of humility; a half century from now, surly, street-tough androids will routinely start bar brawls over the bitchy tone of Kasparov's remarks.

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