Example sentences for: earned

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

  • The largest mosque in the city, it has earned the name “alabaster mosque” for its grand interior faced with the smooth pale stone.

  • Sheltered by the mountains of the Sierra Blanca on one side and with the Mediterranean Sea on the other, Marbella has earned a reputation for being the most aristocratic of Costa del Sol’s resorts.

  • Returning to Texas in 1950, he earned a B.A. degree from the University of Texas in 1951, an M.A. in 1953, and a Ph.D. in 1956.

  • They've reserved an independence they haven't earned.

  • Business units that did not adopt any of the four key practices earned the lowest profit margins, about 3 percent in 1992.

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