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English definition of “worth”

worth

adjective     /wɜːθ/
be worth sth B1 to have a particular value , especially in money : Our house is worth about 600,000 euros .Costs and expenses
be worth doing/seeing/trying, etc B1 to be useful or enjoyable to do/ see / try , etc : It's not as good as his last book but it's definitely worth reading .Useful or advantageous
be worth it B1 to be useful or enjoyable despite needing a lot of effort : It was a long climb up the mountain but the view was worth it. Don't bother complaining - it's really not worth it.Useful or advantageous
be worth your while If it is worth your while doing something, it is useful or enjoyable despite needing a lot of effort : It isn't worth my while going all that way just for one day .Useful or advantageous
(Definition of worth adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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