unearned

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un·earned

 (ŭn-ûrnd′)
adj.
1. Not gained by work or service: unearned income.
2. Not deserved: unearned luck.
3. Not yet earned: unearned interest.

unearned

(ʌnˈɜːnd)
adj
1. not deserved
2. not yet earned

un•earned

(ʌnˈɜrnd)

adj.
1. not received in exchange for labor or services.
2. unmerited; undeserved: unearned punishment.
3. not yet earned.
4. (of income) derived from investments or holdings, as interest or dividends.
[1150–1200]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unearned - not gained by merit or labor or serviceunearned - not gained by merit or labor or service; "accepted the unearned rewards that came his ways as well as the unearned criticism"; "unearned income"; "an unearned run"
earned - gained or acquired; especially through merit or as a result of effort or action; "a well-earned reputation for honesty"; "earned income"; "an earned run in baseball"
Translations

unearned

[ˈʌnˈɜːnd]
A. ADJno ganado
B. CPD unearned income Nrenta f (no salarial)
unearned increment Nplusvalía f

unearned

[ʌnˈɜːrnd] adj (= undeserved) [praise, respect] → immérité(e)unearned income nrevenus mpl du capital

unearned

adj
incrementunverdient
(= undeserved)unverdient

unearned

[ʌnˈɜːnd] adj (praise, respect) → immeritato/a