What does condign mean?

Definitions for condignkənˈdaɪn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. condign(adj)

    fitting or appropriate and deserved; used especially of punishment

    "condign censure"


  1. condign(Adjective)

    Fitting, appropriate, deserved, especially denoting punishment

  2. Origin: From Old (and modern) French condigne, from Latin condignus, from con- + dignus ‘worthy’.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Condign(adj)

    worthy; suitable; deserving; fit

  2. Condign(adj)

    deserved; adequate; suitable to the fault or crime

  3. Origin: [F. condigne, L. condignus very worthy; con- + dignus worthy. See Deign, and cf. Digne.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Condign

    kon-dīn′, adj. well merited: adequate (of punishment).—adv. Condign′ly.—n. Condign′ness. [L. condignuscon, wholly, dignus, worthy.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of condign in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of condign in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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