Synonyms of deserving in English:

deserving


See definition of deserving

adjective

1‘the deserving poor’

SYNONYMS
worthy, meritorious, commendable, praiseworthy, laudable, excellent, fine, admirable, estimable, exemplary, creditable
respectable, decent, honourable, virtuous, righteous, upright, good
ANTONYMS

undeserving

2‘a moral lapse deserving of punishment’

SYNONYMS
meriting, warranting, justifying, qualified for, suiting, suitable for, worthy