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English definition of “worth”

worth

adjective (MONEY)    /wɜːθ/ US  /wɝːθ/
B1 having a particular value, especially in money: Our house is worth £200,000. Heroin worth about $5 million was seized.Costs and expenses informal having a particular amount of money: She must be worth at least half a million.Costs and expenses be worth it to be of reasonable or good value for the price: Four days' car hire costs £150, which is well worth it for the freedom it gives you.Costs and expenses Grammar:Worth or worthwhile?Worth and worthwhile are adjectives.See more
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