succeeded (part of speech: verb)
- But she did not fully enjoy the privilege she had so gallantly earned. - "Faces and Places", Henry William Lucy.
- He had not earned the money, Jirnmie argued; he had only avoided paying it to the railroad. - "Somewhere in France", Richard Harding Davis.
- I want to give you things you like, bought with money I have earned. - "The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest", Harold Bindloss.