Definition of deservedly in English:

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Pronunciation: /dəˈzərvədlē/


In the way that is deserved; rightfully: a deservedly popular sitcom they are top of the division, and deservedly so
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  • In the first half we made mistakes that were duly and deservedly punished.
  • There were only seconds remaining in the half when Aberdeen deservedly equalised and again it was a first goal at his club for the scorer.
  • A superb recovery though saw them deservedly take all three points.

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Syllabification: de·serv·ed·ly

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