[dɪ'zɜːvɪŋ] or [dɪ'zɝvɪŋ]
(adj.) worthy of being treated in a particular way; 'an idea worth considering'; 'the deserving poor' (often used ironically) .
(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Deserve
(n.) Desert; merit.
(a.) Meritorious; worthy; as, a deserving person or act.
- And I am glad of another thing, and that is, that of course you know you may depend upon my keeping it and always so far deserving it. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 远大前程.
- She is engaged to be married to a most worthy and deserving man in her own station of life. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 大卫·科波菲尔.
- She made him, by her acceptance, as happy even as he is deserving. 简·奥斯汀. 爱玛.
- And should you like to be always taken care of here, if you were industrious and deserving? 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- And while he is deserving of gratitude for his actions in the early part of the movement and up until the most recent time-- 欧内斯特·海明威. 丧钟为谁而鸣.
- This was not satisfactory, but I regarded it as deserving another letter and wrote him as follows: April 8, 1865. 尤利西斯·格兰特. U．S．格兰特的个人回忆录.
- How could you suppose that my first thought would not fly towards those dear, dear friends whom I love, and who are so deserving of my love. 玛丽·雪莱. 弗兰肯斯坦.
- He could never rest till he had made the excellent, deserving Sophia his lawful wife. 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.
- Pleasant sheds tears deserving her own name, and her sweet delusion is at its height. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- His regard for her was quite imaginary; and the possibility of her deserving her mother's reproach prevented his feeling any regret. 简·奥斯汀. 傲慢与偏见.
- When a man gets a good berth, mother, half the deserving must come after, said the son, brimful of pleasure, and not trying to conceal it. 乔治·艾略特. 米德尔马契.
- Three points are deserving of remark in what immediately follows:--First, that the answer of Socrates is altogether indirect. 柏拉图. 理想国.
- And thus it was that deserving officer, Captain Kirk, was disappointed of his majority. 威廉·梅克比斯·萨克雷. 名利场.
- More deserving of it? 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- Be gentle with those who are less lucky, if not more deserving. 威廉·梅克比斯·萨克雷. 名利场.
- I only wish,' said Bella, 'I was more deserving of it. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 我们共同的朋友.
- Why should she lose a pleasure which she has shewn herself so deserving of? 简·奥斯汀. 曼斯菲尔德庄园.
- Miss Lucy Steele is, I dare say, a very deserving young woman, but in the present case you know, the connection must be impossible. 简·奥斯汀. 理智与情感.
- They were so deserving, that a _little_ higher should have been enough: but as it was, how could she have done otherwise? 简·奥斯汀. 爱玛.
- Your son is a most deserving young man, very much so indeed, Sir. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 匹克威克外传.
- I never could say it as I wish--I never shall--but-- I had to think again of being more deserving of his love and his affliction before I could go on. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 荒凉山庄.
- His services and qualifications are eminently deserving of this recognition. 尤利西斯·格兰特. U．S．格兰特的个人回忆录.
- I never was against the deserving. 乔治·艾略特. 米德尔马契.