deserve credit for (someone or something)

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deserve credit for (someone or something)

To warrant recognition for something that one has done. Howie is the one who deserves credit for how successful our presentation was—he stayed late every day this week to work on it.
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deserve credit for something

[for someone] to be owed recognition for doing something. He certainly deserves credit for the work he did on the project.
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On announcing the news Cornelius Louwrens said: "I am very pleased that we have managed to achieve a positive result, and everyone associated with SSI UK deserves credit for us reaching this important milestone.
Although many, especially Iran, will draw the lesson that only unswerving determination to build a nuclear device will win the ear and respect of the outside world, Mr Bush deserves credit for US persistence in engaging Pyongyang diplomatically, however many the setbacks and petulant the negotiators.
He deserves credit for us winning the Treble for the backing he has given me and so do my players.