Bedeutung von “deserve” im Essential American English Dictionary

deserve

verb us /dɪˈzɜrv/ present participle deserving, past tense and past participle deserved

B1 If you deserve something good or bad, it should happen to you because of the way you have behaved:

He deserves to be locked up for life.

(Definition von “deserve” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)