worthiness

  • 1 Worthiness — Wor thi*ness, n. The quality or state of being worthy; desert; merit; excellence; dignity; virtue; worth. [1913 Webster] Who is sure he hath a soul, unless It see, and judge, and follow worthiness? Donne. [1913 Webster] She is not worthy to be… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 worthiness — index expedience, honesty, integrity, merit, qualification (fitness), rectitude, right (righteousness …

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  • 3 worthiness — See sea worthiness …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 4 worthiness — worthy ► ADJECTIVE (worthier, worthiest) 1) (often worthy of) deserving or good enough. 2) deserving effort, attention, or respect. 3) showing good intent but lacking in humour or imagination. ► NOUN (pl. worthies) often humorous …

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  • 5 worthiness — noun see worthy I …

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  • 6 worthiness — See worthily. * * * …

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  • 7 worthiness — noun a) The state or quality of having value or merit. b) The result or product of having value or merit …

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  • 8 worthiness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality or state of being eligible: eligibility, fitness, qualification, suitability, suitableness. See ABILITY …

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  • 9 worthiness — wor·thi·ness || wÉœrθɪnɪs / wɜː n. value, merit, worth; deservingness; being worth the effort …

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  • 10 worthiness — n. Merit. See worth …

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  • 11 worthiness — wor·thi·ness …

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  • 12 worthiness — noun the quality or state of having merit or value • Ant: ↑unworthiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑worthy • Hypernyms: ↑good, ↑goodness • Hyponyms: ↑ …

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  • 13 Air worthiness certificate — An air worthiness certificate is issued by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) of a country. It is required on any machine that is capable of powered flight carrying a person, before such a machine is allowed to fly over that country s territory.… …

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  • 14 Credit Worthiness — An assessment of the likelihood that a borrower will default on their debt obligations. It is based upon factors, such as their history of repayment and their credit score. Lending institutions also consider the availability of assets and extent… …

    Investment dictionary

  • 15 credit-worthiness — The apparent ability to pay creditors, from our own resources. For a company this is usually measured by the standing and reputation of your company s business and its record for paying creditors, established principally by references. The… …

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  • 16 credit worthiness — ability to repay on time credit that was extended …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 17 sea worthiness — The condition of a vessel with regards to materials, construction, equipment, crew and outfit which is considered safe for the trade in which it is employed …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 18 credibility — Worthiness of belief; that quality in a witness which renders his evidence worthy of belief. After the competence of a witness is allowed, the consideration of his credibility arises, and not before. As to the distinction between competency and… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 19 credibility — Worthiness of belief; that quality in a witness which renders his evidence worthy of belief. After the competence of a witness is allowed, the consideration of his credibility arises, and not before. As to the distinction between competency and… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 20 Sacrifice of the Mass — • The word Mass (missa) first established itself as the general designation for the Eucharistic Sacrifice in the West after the time of Pope Gregory the Great, the early Church having used the expression the breaking of bread (fractio panis) or… …

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