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Synonyms of merit in English:


  • 1 composers of outstanding merit
    excellence, goodness, standard, quality, level, grade, high quality, calibre, worth, good, credit, eminence, worthiness, value, virtue, distinction, account, deservingness, meritoriousness
    [Antonyms] inferiority
  • 2 the merits of the scheme
    good point, strong point, advantage, benefit, value, profit, asset, plus, advisability;
    [Antonyms] fault, disadvantage
  • verb

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  • the accusation did not merit a response
    deserve, earn, be deserving of, warrant, rate, justify, be worthy of, be worth, be entitled to, have a right to, have a claim to/on, be qualified for
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    merit, deserve, earn
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