Definitions For Deserving


  • (often used ironically) worthy of being treated in a particular way


  • Having good qualities that deserve praise, support, etc.

Is Deserving a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Deserving is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Deserving in a Sentence

  • He's a very deserving young man.
  • The church provides aid to deserving families.

Synonyms for Deserving

Antonyms for Deserving

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