worthful

adjective
worth·​ful | \ ˈwərth-fəl How to pronounce worthful (audio) \

Definition of worthful

1 : full of merit a good and worthful person
2 : having value the worthful aspects of their culture

First Known Use of worthful

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Worthful.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/worthful. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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