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Arabic translation of earn

earn

verb   /ɜːn/
A2 to get money for doing work
يَكْسَب
She earns about £40,000 a year .
earn a/your living to work to get money for the things you need
يَكْسَب عَيْشَه
to get something good that you deserve
يَجْني
As a teacher you have to earn the respect of your students .
(Definition of earn verb from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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