earning

The word “earning” has 2 syllables: earn-ing.

It's pronounced as /ˈɜːrnɪŋ/.


What is synonym and antonym for earning?

In the thesaurus, “earning” has 11 synonyms and 5 antonyms.

Here are synonyms and antonyms for earning along with examples of usage in sentences.


Synonyms for earning

Antonyms for earning

  • according
  • giving
  • granting
  • losing
  • paying

Meanings of earning

  • verb
    1. To gain (success, reward, recognition) through applied effort or work.
    2. To receive payment for work.
    3. To cause (someone) to receive payment or reward.
    4. To achieve by being worthy of.
    5. To curdle, as milk.
    6. To long; to yearn.
    7. To grieve.

Example Sentences

  • She was dedicated to earning a scholarship through academic excellence.
  • The entrepreneur focused on earning the trust of potential investors for the startup.
  • The athlete spent long hours in training, earning victories on the track.
  • The artist dedicated years to earning recognition for their unique style and creativity.
  • The charity event aimed at earning funds for crucial community projects.

On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, or another words to earning, such as: according, attaining, deserving, gaining, garnering, getting, giving.

Make sure to choose synonyms and antonyms that are appropriate for the context of the sentence.

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eagerness

edification

  • culture
  • education
  • enlightenment
  • learning
  • literacy
  • reading

education

  • culture
  • discipline
  • improvement
  • information
  • instruction
  • knowledge
  • learning
  • literacy
  • scholarship
  • schooling
  • science
  • study
  • teaching
  • training

gain

  • accelerate
  • accumulate
  • achieve
  • achievement
  • acquisition
  • advance
  • advantage
  • attain
  • benefit
  • boost
  • bring
  • build up
  • collect
  • convince
  • cut
  • dividend
  • earn
  • earnings
  • expand
  • garner
  • gather
  • get
  • grow
  • grow (in)
  • growth
  • have
  • hike
  • improve
  • improvement
  • income
  • increase
  • induce
  • make
  • obtain
  • payoff
  • persuade
  • pick up
  • proceeds
  • produce
  • profit
  • progress
  • promote
  • reach
  • realize
  • reap
  • recover
  • return
  • revenue
  • rise
  • satisfy
  • score
  • secure
  • share
  • swell
  • win
  • winnings
  • yield

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