Simple Definition of worthwhile
: worth doing or getting : good enough, important enough, etc., to be worth spending time, effort, or money on
Examples of worthwhile in a sentence
The money is for a worthwhile cause.
Seeing my children's joy made building the tree house all worthwhile.
Is it worthwhile to try to fix my computer?
First Known Use of worthwhile
WORTHWHILE Defined for Kids
Definition of worthwhile for Students
: being worth the time spent or effort used <a worthwhile trip>
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