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English definition of “worthiness”


noun [U] (DESERVING RESPECT)    /ˈwɜː.ðɪ.nəs/ US  /ˈwɝː-/ formal
the quality of deserving respect or attention: the worthiness of a project/cause/aimVirtue and moral good
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