What does unworthy mean?

Definitions for unworthyʌnˈwɜr ði

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unworthy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unworthy(adj)

    lacking in value or merit

    "dispel a student whose conduct is deemed unworthy"; "unworthy of forgiveness"

  2. undeserving, unworthy(adj)

    not deserving

    "the undeserving poor"

  3. despicable, ugly, vile, slimy, unworthy, worthless, wretched(adj)

    morally reprehensible

    "would do something as despicable as murder"; "ugly crimes"; "the vile development of slavery appalled them"; "a slimy little liar"

Wiktionary

  1. unworthy(Adjective)

    Not worthy; lacking value or merit; worthless.

  2. Origin: From unworthy, equivalent to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unworthy(adj)

    not worthy; wanting merit, value, or fitness; undeserving; worthless; unbecoming; -- often with of

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unworthy

    un-wur′thi, adj. not worthy: worthless: unbecoming.—n. Unworth (-worth′), unworthiness.—adv. Unwor′thily, in an unworthy manner: without due regard to worth or merit.—n. Unwor′thiness.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unworthy in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unworthy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Martin Schulz:

    The governments of some member states must finally remove their blockade and end this unworthy game.

  2. Ambrose Bierce:

    Pray To ask the laws of the universe to be annulled on behalf of a single petitioner confessedly unworthy.

  3. Shannon Purser:

    I felt so isolated and so unworthy of love, i just had to go to my parents and say, ‘I think I really need help or I’m going to continue to fall apart,’.

  4. Edmund Burke:

    The wise determine from the gravity of the case the irritable, from sensibility to oppression the high minded, from disdain and indignation at abusive power in unworthy hands.

  5. Gary Herbert:

    We know firsthand what happens when the law is abused for unworthy political purposes, the Grand Staircase Escalante designation and the recent controversial Bears Ears designation are key examples of this, and I am confident that the upcoming review will lead to positive outcomes for Utah and for those who call the beautiful Bears Ears area home.

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