French translation of 'deserving'
Example Sentences Including 'deserving'
`And you think it couldn't happen to a more deserving bloke, right?The Last Raven
Both of the women were at least old enough to have done things deserving of punishment -- though not perhaps, such punishment.Stone City
If it was anyone else but her on the TV Holly would have thought it most deserving of the award.PS, I LOVE YOU (2004)
Trends of 'deserving'
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- (= be entitled to)
mériterto deserve to do sth
mériter de faire qch
mériterto deserve what one gets [wrongdoer]
mériter ce qui lui arriveto get what one deserved (punishment)
avoir ce que l'on méritait(reward)
être justement récompensé(e)
Example Sentences Including 'deserve'
But maybe he'd felt as if he'd been living a life he didn't deserve.LOST SUMMER (2002)
He's sending a message out - if you mess with people's heads directly, you deserve to die.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
He's a savage, unfeeling monster who doesn't deserve to breathe!TREASON KEEP (2001)
'deserving' in Other Languages
Translation of deserving from the Collins English to French Dictionary