Associations to the word «Worthy»


WORTHY, adjective. Having worth, merit, or value
WORTHY, adjective. Honourable or admirable
WORTHY, adjective. Deserving, or having sufficient worth
WORTHY, adjective. Suited; befitting.
WORTHY, noun. A distinguished or eminent person
WORTHY, verb. (transitive) To render or treat as worthy; exalt; revere; honour; esteem; respect; value; reward; adore.

Dictionary definition

WORTHY, noun. An important, honorable person (word is often used humorously); "he told his story to some conservative worthies"; "local worthies rarely challenged the chief constable".
WORTHY, adjective. Having worth or merit or value; being honorable or admirable; "a worthy fellow"; "a worthy cause".
WORTHY, adjective. Worthy of being chosen especially as a spouse; "the parents found the girl suitable for their son".
WORTHY, adjective. Having qualities or abilities that merit recognition in some way; "behavior worthy of reprobation"; "a fact worthy of attention".

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy