Translation of "earn" - English-German dictionary


verb /əːn/

to gain (money, wages, one’s living) by working

He earns $200 a week
He earns his living by cleaning shoes
You can afford a car now that you’re earning.

to deserve

I’ve earned a rest.
earnings noun plural

money etc earned

der Verdienst
His earnings are not sufficient to support his family.

(Translation of “earn” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)