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Meaning of “worth” - Learner’s Dictionary

worth

noun     /wɜːθ/
£20/$100, etc worth of sth the amount of something that you can buy for £20/$100, etc: I've put £2 worth of stamps on the letter.Costs and expensesGeneral words for size and amount
a month's/year's, etc worth of sth the amount of something that can be done or used in a month/year, etc: an hour's worth of free phone callsGeneral words for size and amount
[U] how important or useful someone or something is: She's finally proved her worth.ImportanceUseful or advantageous
Translations of “worth”
in Spanish valor…
in Vietnamese giá trị…
in Thai มูลค่า…
in Malaysian nilai, harga…
in French valeur…
in German der Wert…
in Indonesian nilai…
in Chinese (Simplified) 钱, 价格, 价值…
in Russian ценность, значение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 錢, 價格, 價值…
in Turkish değer, kadir, kıymet…
in Polish wartość…
(Definition of worth noun from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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