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Worthy (IPA: /ˈwɝði/)


Worthy (n.)

Having worth or excellence; possessing merit; valuable; deserving; estimable; excellent; virtuous.

Worthy (n.)

Having suitable, adapted, or equivalent qualities or value; -- usually with of before the thing compared or the object; more rarely, with a following infinitive instead of of, or with that; as, worthy of, equal in excellence, value, or dignity to; entitled to; meriting; -- usually in a good sense, but sometimes in a bad one.

Worthy (n.)

Of high station; of high social position.

Worthy (n.)

A man of eminent worth or value; one distinguished for useful and estimable qualities; a person of conspicuous desert; -- much used in the plural; as, the worthies of the church; political worthies; military worthies.

Worthy (v. t.)

To render worthy; to exalt into a hero.

Worthy

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Worthy

Family name

Worthy Synonyms

Praiseworthy, Righteous, Creditable, Estimable, Noteworthy, Laudable, Cum Laude, Exemplary, Applaudable, Honoured, Honorable, Worth, Valuable, Worthful, Magna Cum Laude, Honored, Meritorious, Meritable, Notable, Good, Honourable, Deserving, Sacred, Model, Quotable, Summa Cum Laude, Commendable, Worthwhile, Meriting

Worthy Synonyms

Suitable, Eligible, Desirable

Worthy Synonyms

Respectable

Worthy Synonyms

Good, Solid, Upstanding

Worthy (Last Name / Surname)

Worthy is the #4,040 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 8,795 people had that surname.

Translations

Worthy in Spanish

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A scholar who loves comfort is not worthy of the name." - Confucius

Example Sentence (Quote)

"An innocent Plowman is more worthy than a vicious Prince." - Poor Richard's Almanack

Example Sentence (Quote)

" And Marlowe, Webster, Fletcher, Ben, Whose fire-hearts sowed our furrows when The world was worthy of such men." - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Example Sentence (Quote)

" And the stern joy which warriors feel In foemen worthy of their steel." - War

Example Sentence (Quote)

" And you must love him, ere to you He will seem worthy of your love." - William Wordsworth


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