deserve /dɪˈzɜːv/ verb [T]
› If you deserve something good or bad, it should happen to you because of the way you have behaved. deservedly adverb ›
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.2158
hakketmiş olarak The film deservedly won an Oscar.