Definition of well earned in English:

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well earned



Fully merited or deserved: a well-earned rest
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  • Fishing boats were tied up last week as crews earned a well-earned rest after a long haul from the last decent break at Christmas.
  • Mr Barkman deserves his well-earned retirement and will be missed by those who had the pleasure of being in one of his classes.
  • After running the house for more than 60 years, she deserves a well earned break.

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Syllabification: well earned

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