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deserving

adjective
 
 
/dɪˈzɜːvɪŋ/
If something or someone is deserving, people should help or support them: The children's charity is a deserving cause.Admirable and admired
Translations of “deserving”
in Korean 받을만한 자격이 있는…
in Arabic مُستَحِقّ…
in Portuguese digno, merecedor…
in Catalan digne…
in Japanese 援助に値する…
in Italian meritevole…
in Chinese (Traditional) 值得支持的,值得幫助的…
in Russian достойный…
in Turkish hakeden, hakedilen, hakedilmiş…
in Chinese (Simplified) 值得支持的,值得帮助的…
in Polish zasługujący, słuszny…
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