personal worth


: the value of all of a person's money and possessions
His personal worth is estimated at five million dollars.

Examples of personal worth in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This feels taboo to admit in a culture that equates professional achievement with personal worth—and a country that ties employment to health care and parental leave. Katie Way, SELF, 28 Dec. 2023 In 2016, his personal worth was estimated at $500 million. Chris Morris, Variety, 2 Sep. 2023

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“Personal worth.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

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