Worthy

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Definition

worthy: deserving, worthwhile, respectable, commendable
adjective
This book is worthy of the Pulitzer prize, Mr. Shakespeare!

it's worth it: it's enjoyable enough so let's make the necessary effort; it's beneficial enough so let's do it
idiom
Pronunciation examples
UK: I am not worthy of your compliments kind sir.
US: This book is worthy of the Pulitzer prize, Mr Shakespeare.
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Examples

  • "Bruno : Ursula, making any structural changes to the office has a cost, even if the cause is a worthy one."
  • "I hope that one day you find the man of your dreams. A man who is worthy of you."
  • "A gold logo is worthy of a luxury brand like ours."
  • "Sheik Jafar considers you a worthy adversary."

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