worthy
[ˈwəːði]
ADJECTIVE
worthier (comparative adjective) · worthiest (superlative adjective)
  1. having or showing the qualities that deserve the specified action or regard.
    "these issues are worthy of further consideration"
  2. characterized by good intent but lacking in humour or imagination.
    "worthy but tedious advice"
NOUN
humorous
worthies (plural noun)
  1. a person notable or important in a particular sphere.
    "schools governed by local worthies"
    synonyms:
    dignitary · notable · notability · celebrity · personage · famous person ·
    important person · person of note · luminary · public figure · official · pillar of society · grandee · panjandrum · leading light · name · big name · somebody · someone · VIP · top brass · Mr Big · big Daddy · big shot · bigwig · big cheese · big fish · big gun · big noise · celeb · biggie · heavy · hotshot · Lady Muck · Lord Muck · nob · big wheel · kahuna · big kahuna · macher · high muckamuck · high muckety-muck
    antonyms:
Origin
Middle English: from worth + -y1.
-worthy
[ˈwəːði]
COMBININGFORM
  1. deserving of a specified thing.
    "newsworthy"
    • suitable or fit for a specified thing.
      "roadworthy"
Origin
from worthy.
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How to use worthy in a sentence?
a slight testimonial which I thought fit to impetrate from that worthy nobleman.
no composer was considered worthy of the name until he had written an opera.
the landscape, familiar since childhood, was not worthy of remark.
everyone is asked to give generously to this worthy cause.
an army of researchers cranked out worthy studies.
these issues are worthy of further consideration.
what can hap to him worthy to be deemed evil?.
two other points are worthy of mention.
the crowning moment of a worthy career.
a weighty, worthy, serious-minded film.
her comments are worthy of repetition.
generous donations to worthy causes.
schools governed by local worthies.
she patronizes worthy causes.
worthy but tedious advice.
How to say worthy in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (ADJECTIVE)waardig, verdienstelike, werd
Arabic (ADJECTIVE)جديرة, جديرا, جدير, تستحق, يستحق, جديرين, مستحق, تليق, استحق, الجديرة
Bangla যোগ্য
Bosnian (Latin) dostojan
Bulgarian (ADJECTIVE)достоен, заслужава, благородна
Cantonese (Traditional) 值得
Catalan (ADJECTIVE)digne, mereixedora
Chinese Simplified 值得
Chinese Traditional 值得
Croatian (ADJECTIVE)dostojan, vrijedan, vredna, zaslužuje, vredan
Czech (ADJECTIVE)hoden, hodný, hodné, hodni, hodna, důstojným, si zaslouží, hodno, stojí za
Danish (ADJECTIVE)værdig, fortjener, værd, agtværdige
Dutch (ADJECTIVE)waardig, verdient
Estonian (ADJECTIVE)väärt, vääri
Fijian bula kilikili
Filipino karapat-dapat
Finnish (ADJECTIVE)arvoinen, arvokas, ansaitsee, kannatettavia, kelvollisia, huomionarvoisia, syytä
French (ADJECTIVE)digne, mérite, louable, noble
German (ADJECTIVE)würdig, verdient, angemessen, lohnendes
Greek (ADJECTIVE)αντάξια, άξιος, άξια, άξιοι, άξιο, αξίζει, άξιες, αξιόλογη, άξιους, αξίζουν, αξίζω
Haitian Creole merite
Hebrew (ADJECTIVE)ראוי, ראויה, ראויים, שווה
(NOUN)וורת'י
Hindi (ADJECTIVE)योग्य, लायक, काबिल
Hmong Daw nyog
Hungarian (ADJECTIVE)méltó, érdemes, derék
Icelandic (ADJECTIVE)verðugt, mektarmaður, vert
Indonesian (ADJECTIVE)layak, pantas, patut
Italian (ADJECTIVE)degno, degna, degni, degne, meritevoli
Japanese (ADJECTIVE)値する, 立派な, ふさわしい, ワーシー, 価値, 相応しい, 名士, 値し, ふさわしく, 立派
(NOUN)
Kiswahili (ADJECTIVE)anastahili, wastahiki
Klingon quvvam
Korean (ADJECTIVE)가치가, 가치, 합당, 가치의, 만한
Latvian (ADJECTIVE)cienīgs, vērta, vērts, parvērtu, vērti, ievērojamos, krietnais
Lithuanian (ADJECTIVE)vertas, verti, godzien, užsakomos, garbingą, tinkamas
(NOUN)garbingas
Malagasy mendrika
Malay (Latin) (ADJECTIVE)layak
Norwegian Bokmål verdig
Persian (ADJECTIVE)شایسته, ارزش, ارزشمند
Polish (ADJECTIVE)godny, godne, godzien, godni, godna, wart, zasługuje, warta, warte
Portuguese (ADJECTIVE)digno, merecedor, valioso, nobre
Querétaro Otomi digno
Romanian (ADJECTIVE)demn, vrednic, demnă, demne, demni, merită, nobile
Russian (ADJECTIVE)достойный, заслуживает
Samoan agavaa
Serbian (Cyrillic) достојан
Serbian (Latin) dostojan
Slovak (ADJECTIVE)hoden, hodný, hodné, hodní, si zaslúži, dôstojným, zaslúžia
Slovenian (ADJECTIVE)vredni, vreden, Dostojan, aktualen, zasluži
Spanish (ADJECTIVE)digno, merece, valioso, respetables
Swedish (ADJECTIVE)värdig, värda, värd, aktningsvärda, värt, hedervärda, förtjänar
Tahitian tiama
Tamil தகுதி
Telugu అర్హత
Thai คุ้มค่า
Tongan mo'ui taau
Turkish (ADJECTIVE)layık, değerli, yakışır, değecek
Ukrainian (ADJECTIVE)гідний, гідні, гідна, гідне, гідно, достойного, варті, гідну, заслуговують
Urdu (ADJECTIVE)لائق, قابل
Vietnamese (ADJECTIVE)đáng
Welsh (ADJECTIVE)teilwng, haeddu, clodwiw, werth, gwerth chweil
Yucatec Maya digno
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