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Definitions of worthy:
  • noun:   word is often used humorously
  • adjective:   meriting respect or esteem
    Example: "The worthy gentleman"
  • adjective:   having worth or merit or value; being honorable or admirable
    Example: "A worthy fellow"
  • adjective:   morally admirable
    Example: "A worthy citizen"
  • adjective:   worthy of being chosen especially as a spouse
  • adjective:   having high moral qualities
    Example: "A worthy successor"
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 25000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #3135)

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See worthy used in context: 159+ rhymes, 145 Shakespeare works, several books and articles.

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