Translation of "earn" - English-Korean dictionary

earn

verb uk /ɜːn/ us /ɜrn/

A2 to get money for doing work

돈을 벌다
She earns about £40,000 a year.
earn a/your living

to work to get money for the things you need

생계를 꾸리다

to get something good that you deserve

(자질을 갖추어)-을 얻다
As a teacher you have to earn the respect of your students.

(Translation of “earn” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)