AskDefine | Define unworthy

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unworthy adj
1 lacking in value or merit; "dispel a student whose conduct is deemed unworthy"; "unworthy of forgiveness" [ant: worthy]
2 morally reprehensible; "would do something as despicable as murder"; "ugly crimes"; "the vile development of slavery appalled them" [syn: despicable, ugly, vile]

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  1. Not worthy; lacking value or merit; worthless.


Related terms


not worthy
  • Czech: nehodný
  • Finnish: arvoton
  • Swedish: ovärdig

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