how to pronounce deserved


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The above transcription of deserved is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

deserved is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of deserved in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… portentous magnitude deserved formal …”

meanings of deserved


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of deserve.

words that rhyme with deserved


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