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  1. 1
    to receive money for work that you do

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of earn

    1. a.
      to make a profit from business or from money that you have in the bank

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  2. 2
    to get something as a result of your efforts or your behavior

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infobesity

the condition of continually consuming large amounts of information, especially when this has a negative effect on a person's well-being and ability to concentrate

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drive-by handshake

a brief handshake that is made without pausing or making eye contact, because you are upset or angry

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