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merit

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1 a quality that gives something special worth

  • this mystery novel at least has the merit of an original plot
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2 the relative usefulness or importance of something as judged by specific qualities

  • that idea has some merit, so letʼs explore it
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merit

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to be or make worthy of (as a reward or punishment)

  • that selfless act of heroism merited a public ceremony to honor the young swimmer
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