You earned this job.
"Trust must be earned," Deidre said.
He earned a quick look from Cynthia, but the remark hit home.
"You earned yourself another cheeseburger," he said.
His comment earned a look from Martha suggesting the subject had been discussed in the confines of their bedroom.
"Trust must be earned," Deidre said.
This last post left him plenty of leisure, which he used for travelling and cultivating the society of interesting people, a taste which earned him the title of Monsignore Ubique.
Would she ever reach the point that she felt comfortable about spending the money he had earned before they met?
Sarah and Giddon both seemed content with the arrangement, but she felt guilty about the money she earned... or didn't earn.
The money she earned from each of the trips across the desert was devoted entirely to paying off the loan, but the money she earned working at the bank was set aside to purchase supplies until the ranch started paying for itself.
The first time I was eight or nine and my action earned me a cracked lip.
Our credibility had to be earned each time and be absolute.
Her words were accompanied by a punch to his arm, one that merely earned her an impatient look.
In both fields he displayed much talent, and by writing his Synopsis of the Indian Tribes within the United States East of the Rocky Mountains and in the British and Russian Possessions in North America (1836), and by founding the American Ethnological Society of New York in 1842, he earned the title of "Father of American Ethnology."
The college received insufficient financial support and suffered from the attacks of religious sectaries - he himself was charged with insincerity because, previously a Unitarian, he joined the Christian Connexion, by which the college was founded - but he earned the love of his students, and by his many addresses exerted a beneficial influence upon education in the Middle West.
Two other distinguished chiefs of the house were Karan Singh (1631-1669), who in the struggle of the sons of Shah Jahan for the throne threw in his lot with Aurangzeb, and his eldest son, Anup Singh (1669-1698), who fought with distinction in the Deccan, was conspicuous in the capture of Golconda, and earned the title of maharaja.
You earned the trip, even though it's a waste of time.
When Dean pointed out a nice restaurant where he could collect the lunch he'd earned for making the trip, Fred reached over to the back seat and produced a paper bag, containing two peanut butter and jelly sandwiches and an apple.
They both had earned the rest.
Legally, maybe, but you're the one who earned it.
She's earned four weeks off.
It's what earned all the Originals their ten thousand year prison terms.
His title of El Mansur, "The Victorious," was earned by the defeat he inflicted on Alphonso VIII.
Indeed all the extant writings by which he has earned his place as a poet and translator belong to this period.
Caecilius Metellus was proconsul and earned a triumph after two years' fighting: but even in the time of Strabo there was considerable brigandage.
He learned and practised several small handicrafts, and devoting his nights to study of the most miscellaneous description earned a pittance by teaching.
A series of fresh depositions were sent in against her, and in June 1679 it was decided that she must stand her trial; but she was protected by the king, who in this instance showed unusual chivalry and earned her gratitude.
At last one cast a stone towards the boat, which earned him a charge of small shot in the leg.
It was on this occasion that he earned the nickname of "Ironsides," applied to him now by Prince Rupert, and afterwards to his soldiers, "from the impenetrable strength of his troops which could by no means be broken or divided."
His success in conquering Sicily earned him the surname of "the Great."
The profits when earned were derived mainly from foreign messages and transit messages between foreign countries, while the receipts from inland messages did not always cover expenses.
Though he failed to rise to real distinction he earned a place by his criticism of the Talmud among those who prepared the way for the new learning in Judaism.
By this Bede has justly earned the title of the Father of English History.
For the subjugation of Scotland would have earned him the lasting gratitude of his countrymen.
Having become king of Navarre on Jeanne's death in 1349, he suppressed a rising at Pampeluna with much cruelty, and by this and similar actions thoroughly earned his surname of "The Bad."
He earned the surname of "Pious" by banishing his sisters and others of immoral life from court; by attempting to reform and purify monastic life; and by showing great liberality to the church.
In this institution they were both housed and fed, and they not only supported themselves by their labours but earned a surplus for the benefit of the electoral revenues.
He earned distinction in 1562 at the council of Trent as envoy of King Sebastian.
Four oboli a day, earned by copying manuscripts, sufficed for his bodily sustenance.
Their mode of hair-dressing (mop-fashion) earned them, in common with the Hadendoa, the name of "Fuzzy-wuzzies" among the British soldiers in the campaigns of 1884-98.
The greatest testimony to the work that earned for him the title of the "Father of American Methodism" was the growth of the denomination from a few scattered bands of about 300 converts and 4 preachers in 1771, to a thoroughly organized church of 214,000 members and more than 2000 ministers at his death, which occurred at Spottsylvania, Virginia, on the 31st of March 1816.
It was from this source that he derived the wisdom which enabled him to give to the Cretans the excellent system of laws and governments that earned for him the reputation of being the greatest legislator of antiquity.