- Earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages; "How much do you make a month in your new job?"; "She earns a lot in her new job"; "this merger brought in lots of money"; "He clears $5,000 each month"
- Acquire or deserve by one's efforts or actions
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Definition of: NEARS
- Move towards; "We were approaching our destination"; "They are drawing near"; "The enemy army came nearer and nearer"
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- (n. pl.) The nostrils or nasal openings, -- the anterior nares being the external or proper nostrils, and the posterior nares, the openings of the nasal cavities into the mouth or pharynx.
- (of a person) Of sound mind; not mad or mentally ill: "hard work kept me sane" (of an undertaking or manner) Reasonable; sensible.
- (n.) A contrivance, often consisting of a noose of cord, or the like, by which a bird or other animal may be entangled and caught; a trap; a gin.
- (n.) Hence, anything by which one is entangled and brought into trouble.
- (n.) The gut or string stretched across the lower head of a drum.
- (n.) An instrument, consisting usually of a wireloop or noose, for removing tumors, etc., by avulsion.
- (v. t.) To catch with a snare; to insnare; to entangle; hence, to bring into unexpected evil, perplexity, or danger.