Translation of "deserve" - English-Polish 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.

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


(Translation of “deserve” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)