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Synonyms of worthy in English:


  • Samuel was a worthy and responsible citizen a worthy cause
    virtuous, good, moral, ethical, principled, high-principled, high-minded, right-thinking, noble, upright, upstanding, righteous, solid, decent, law-abiding, honest, honourable, respectable, respected, venerable, reputable, trustworthy, trusty, trusted, reliable, dependable, conscientious, irreproachable, blameless, unimpeachable, exemplary, admirable, praiseworthy, laudable, commendable, estimable, deserving, meritorious, creditable, sterling
    informal squeaky clean
    archaic of good report
    [Antonyms] disreputable, unworthy
  • Phrases

    be worthy of
    he believes everyone has ideas that are worthy of attention
    [Antonyms] be unworthy of, be undeserving of
    deserve, be deserving of, merit, warrant, rate, justify, earn, be entitled to, have a right to, have a claim to/on, be qualified for, qualify for


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  • the candidate gained the support of some significant local worthies
    [Antonyms] nobody
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