[ US /ˈɝn/ ]
[ UK /ˈɜːn/ ]
  1. earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages
    this merger brought in lots of money
    How much do you make a month in your new job?
    He clears $5,000 each month
    She earns a lot in her new job
  2. acquire or deserve by one's efforts or actions
    its beauty won Paris the name 'City of Lights'
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How To Use earn In A Sentence

  • It is, we learned, easier to learn to fly a plane than to master touch-typing. Radio review: Fry's English Delight: The Trial Of Qwerty
  • I learned how to negotiate fights between adolescent girls without making it seem like parental interference.
  • We learn a little more about how interconnected the world is. Times, Sunday Times
  • He was in awe of China and pleaded that if India should progress it should learn a lesson or two from the communist regime.
  • Success is neither a gift nor a blessing. Success is what you deserve. You work for and earn your success. Dr T.P.Chia 
  • The time when the production of best quality was a guarantee of earning best money is over.
  • We may earnestly believe that they're wrong - whether they're non-Christians, heretics, apostates, agnostics, atheists, or what have you.
  • I wish people would bother to learn some history instead of regurgitating propaganda.
  • I did not have intent to imply that homeschooling is like public school, but that public school directs what a child learns and when and unschooling does not. What do we teach our kids? | Johnny B. Truant
  • Norman Neal Williams had been a transient, they learned, an itinerant vitamin salesman with no known relatives. MORE TALES OF THE CITY
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