deservedly deservedly  /dɪ ˈzɜr vəd li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) as deserved

Usage(s):

  1. Though 1988's graduates are deservedly getting their young lions' share of attention, commencement has always been a family affair -- and never more so than this year.
  2. Ethanol has gotten a bad name lately deservedly so.
  3. But the big story is that Google is a mecca for bright people, and much is deservedly expected from them.

News

  1. Danny Green Deserves 2013 NBA Finals MVP Award if Spurs Beat Heat

    Danny Green has been the brightest and most unexpected star of the 2013 NBA Finals , helping the San Antonio Spurs gain a 3-2 lead on the Miami Heat . His three-point bombardment has—deservedly—been garnering much of the attention, as the Spurs swingman shot himself into the record books in Game 5, hitting 7-of-9 from beyond the arc. With that performance, Green is now at 25-of-38 from deep in ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  2. US Open 2013: Ranking the Biggest Surprises at Merion

    The 113th U.S. Open was Phil Mickelson 's to lose Sunday at Merion Golf Club. But no matter what mistakes we recall from Lefty's ebb and flow final round, there's no denying that Justin Rose (+1) deservedly won the Open and in doing so, his first major championship. The 32-year-old Englishman performed with the poise of a veteran beginning with his first tee shot Thursday. Rose never carded ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  3. Frank Daniels III: A Father's Day thank-you for the 'little' things dads do

    Happy Father’s Day. Moms, deservedly so, get the shout-outs, thanks and kudos most of the time.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Ashland City Times

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