earnverb [I or T]uk /ɜːn/ us /ɝːn/
- As a personal trainer to the rich and famous, he earns over a million dollars a year.
- He earns a bit of extra pocket money by babysitting.
- Many people are more interested in job satisfaction than in earning large amounts of money.
- A person's gross income is the money they earn before tax is deducted from it.
- You should put the money in a savings account where it will earn interest.