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1. worthy

adjective. ['ˈwɝːði'] having worth or merit or value; being honorable or admirable.

Synonyms

  • good
  • valued
  • model
  • honorable
  • worthwhile
  • praiseworthy
  • honourable
  • sacred
  • laudable
  • quotable
  • applaudable
  • commendable
  • worthiness
  • meritable
  • estimable
  • worth
  • noteworthy
  • creditable
  • precious
  • righteous
  • notable
  • meritorious
  • magna cum laude
  • summa cum laude
  • deserving
  • worthful
  • cum laude
  • exemplary

Antonyms

  • unworthiness
  • evil
  • dishonorable
  • contemptible
  • unrighteous
  • unworthy

Etymology

  • worthien (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • worthy (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Worthy

  • worthey

How do you pronounce worthy?

Pronounce worthy as ˈwərði.

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Example sentences of the word worthy


1. Adjective
A business that acts with an unusual degree of integrity gives its customers a worthy story to tell.

Quotes containing the word worthy


1. Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.
- Mark Twain

2. A lot of my life happened in great, wonderful bursts of good fortune, and then I would race to be worthy of it.
- Julie Andrews

3. You're imperfect, and you're wired for struggle, but you are worthy of love and belonging.
- Brene Brown

2. worthy

adjective. ['ˈwɝːði'] worthy of being chosen especially as a spouse.

Synonyms

  • suitable
  • eligible

Antonyms

  • cheap
  • unimportant
  • disobedient

Etymology

  • worthien (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • worthy (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. worthy

adjective. ['ˈwɝːði'] having qualities or abilities that merit recognition in some way.

Antonyms

  • bad

Etymology

  • worthien (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • worthy (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. worthy

noun. ['ˈwɝːði'] an important, honorable person (word is often used humorously).

Synonyms

  • influential person
  • important person

Antonyms

  • unfavorable
  • unrespectable
  • worst

Etymology

  • worthien (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • worthy (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
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