earning this nomination, says Aghdashloo, primarily meant that she had acquired a voice as an Iranian woman.
Cohen refused to disclose where the woman was living now, or how she was earning a living.
I had three books published but had no visible path to earning a living.
More than 150 women have been killed during that time, and 1,000 have been wounded—some earning Combat Action Ribbons.
We are eating our young, spending their earning potential before they are even born.
Well, I don't like to feel that my salary's going on with me not earning it.
Harriet will be earning thousands of dollars in a few years.
If he honestly earns the money he should have it as an earning, not as a gratuity.
Saving is as much a duty as earning; and the two should begin together.
He probably worked in a store owned by some acquaintances, earning for daily needs.
Old English earnian "deserve, earn, merit, win, get a reward for labor," from Proto-Germanic *aznojan (cf. Old Frisian esna "reward, pay"), from *azna "labor" especially "field labor" (cf. Old Norse önn "work in the field"), from PIE *aznon "to do harvest work, serve" (cf. Old High German arnon "to reap"), denominative verb from *es-en- "harvest, fall" (cf. Old High German aren "harvest, crop," German Ernte "harvest," Old English ern "harvest," Gothic asans "harvest, summer," Old Church Slavonic jeseni, Russian osen, Old Prussian assanis "autumn").
Also from the same root are Gothic asneis, Old High German esni "hired laborer, day laborer," Old English esne "serf, laborer, man." Related: Earned; earning.