adjective, un·wor·thi·er, un·wor·thi·est.
noun, plural un·wor·thies.
Words nearby unworthy
SYNONYMS FOR unworthy
OTHER WORDS FROM unworthyun·wor·thi·ly, adverbun·wor·thi·ness, nounself-un·wor·thi·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for unworthiness
Feelings of shame and unworthiness are universal precursors to one of two things: an act of destruction and an act of heroism.Marc Webb Takes Us Inside ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’ and Discusses His Rise to the A-List|Marlow Stern|March 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That it stems from an engrained sense of unworthiness and shame is something that Dunne is winningly eager to acknowledge.
As he thought of this he felt almost crushed to the earth by an indomitable bashfulness and conviction of his own unworthiness.The Small House at Allington|Anthony Trollope
She had cast him out of her friendship because of his unworthiness, but there was a tumult in her heart at sight of him.Brand Blotters|William MacLeod Raine
But let us rather believe that to tell you of his own unworthiness to your face was an ordeal beyond his strength.The Talk of the Town, Volume 2 (of 2)|James Payn
This vileness, this notion of unworthiness in Vance, could not be negative merely.Four Weird Tales|Algernon Blackwood
No parade of her unworthiness; no solemn aspects, nor obtrusive writings of bitter things against herself.The Allen House|T. S. Arthur