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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH meritoriousmeritorious , meretricious
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How to use meritorious in a sentence
As you can imagine, a fair amount of the requests are not meritorious.With 12 men exonerated, the force behind Maryland’s Innocence Project hangs it up|Tim Prudente|June 3, 2021|Washington Post
But highest profile does not mean most judicially meritorious.
Ibrahim Kalin, and advisor to Erdogan, spoke of a “meritorious isolation” of the country.
The Queen was so impressed that she had a watch inscribed to Miss Eagle for ‘meritorious and extraordinary clairvoyance.’
“Meritorious promotions are now meritorious if you can believe it,” he said.
The reforms that Howard advocates, meritorious as they are, require political support to be enacted.
He was created baron Tilbury by Charles I for meritorious services.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Economy was his strong point and he observed it in his public and private life with meritorious consistency.
What is there so superior or so meritorious in the attitude of a religious man towards God?God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
The voluntary renouncement of earthly goods alone is meritorious before God.Mary, Help of Christians|Various
Verily this is a meritorious deed, and therefore hast thou been delivered into my hands.Confessions of a Thug|Philip Meadows Taylor