What is worthy?

  • (adj): Worthy of being chosen especially as a spouse.
    Synonyms: desirable, suitable
    See also — Additional definitions below


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Chris Worthy
... Christopher John Worthy (October 23, 1947 – August 2, 2007) was a retired Canadian professional ice hockey player who played 81 games in the World Hockey Association and 26 ... Christopher John Worthy was born in Bristol, England, but grew up in Ontario, Canada ...
Arhat (Buddhism) - Etymology - Theravada
... PTS publications, the word arahant or arhat is interpreted to mean the "worthy one" This interpretation is based on the assumption that the root of the word is Pali araha (cf ... derived from a verb arahati, meaning "to be worthy," and thus means a person who is truly worthy of veneration and offerings ... who had attained the ultimate goal, for this is what made one worthy of veneration and offerings ...
Worthy Down Barracks
... Worthy Down Barracks is a British Army barracks near Winchester, Hampshire ... The site is located between the villages of South Wonston and Kings Worthy ...
Crawley, Hampshire
... District of Hampshire, England Abbotts Barton Abbots Worthy Abbotstone Anthill Common Ashton Avington Badger Farm Beauworth Bighton Bishops Sutton Bishops ...
Worthy - Other
... Worthy Is the Lamb, outdoor drama which portrays the life, death and resurrection of Christ ...

More definitions of "worthy":

  • (adj): Meriting respect or esteem.
    Example: "The worthy gentleman"
  • (adj): Having high moral qualities.
    Example: "A worthy successor"
    Synonyms: noble, solid, upstanding
  • (adj): Having worth or merit or value; being honorable or admirable.
    Example: "A worthy fellow"; "no student deemed worthy, and chosen for admission, would be kept out for lack of funds"- Nathan Pusey; "worthy of acclaim"; "orthy of consideration"; "a worthy cause"
  • (noun): Word is often used humorously.
  • (adj): Morally admirable.
    Example: "A worthy citizen"

Famous quotes containing the word worthy:

    The great universal family of men is a utopia worthy of the most mediocre logic.
    Isidore Ducasse, Comte de LautrĂ©amont (1846–1870)

    I have spent all my life under a Communist regime, and I will tell you that a society without any objective legal scale is a terrible one indeed. But a society with no other scale but the legal one is not quite worthy of man either.
    Alexander Solzhenitsyn (b. 1918)

    Remember I have done thee worthy service,
    Told thee no lies, made no mistakings, served
    Without or grudge or grumblings.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)