Definition of deserved in English:
Rightfully earned because of something done or qualities shown; merited: a deserved standing ovation a deserved victory
More example sentences
- Finally he was a deserved winner, and acclaimed by the audience as such.
- It was a deserved victory, with every player contributing to a determined performance.
- The applause will be loud and long in deserved praise of a man and his family who have done so much for Scottish boxing.