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Overview of noun worth

The noun worth has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (5) worth

(an indefinite quantity of something having a specified value; "10 dollars worth of gasoline")

2. (4) worth

(the quality that renders something desirable or valuable or useful)

3. Worth, Charles Frederick Worth

(French couturier (born in England) regarded as the founder of Parisian haute couture; noted for introducing the bustle (1825-1895))


Overview of adj worth

The adj worth has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (13) deserving, worth

(worthy of being treated in a particular way; "an idea worth considering"; "the deserving poor" (often used ironically))

2. (8) worth

(having a specified value; "not worth his salt"; "worth her weight in gold")

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