gained or acquired; especially through merit or as a result of effort or action;
"a well-earned reputation for honesty"
"an earned run in baseball"
- He earned enormous sums of money.
- They earned enough to buy their clothes and books.
- He has earned as much money as I have.
- Double what he had earned in nineteen years.
- A penny earned. 省一文等于挣一文。...
- unearned 不劳而获的