unworthy

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Unworthy \Un*wor"thy\, adjective Not worthy; wanting merit, value, or fitness; undeserving; worthless; unbecoming; -- often with of. -- {Un*wor"thi*ly}, adverb -- {Un*wor"thi*ness}, noun

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

unworthy

adjective

1: lacking in value or merit; "dispel a student whose conduct is deemed unworthy"; "unworthy of forgiveness" [ant: {worthy}]

2: not deserving; "the undeserving poor" [syn: {undeserving}, {unworthy}]

3: morally reprehensible; "would do something as despicable as murder"; "ugly crimes"; "the vile development of slavery appalled them"; "a slimy little liar" [syn: {despicable}, {ugly}, {vile}, {slimy}, {unworthy}, {worthless}, {wretched}]


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