Translation of "deserve" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /dɪˈzɜːv/ us

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

haketmek, layık olmak
The school deserves praise for the way it has raised standards.
[ + to do sth ] He deserves to be locked up for life.
deservedly adverb

hakketmiş olarak

(Translation of “deserve” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)