[ wurth-fuh l ]
/ ˈwɜrθ fəl /


full of worth or merit.
highly respected; esteemed.


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Origin of worthful

before 900; Middle English; Old English weorthful; see worth1, -ful
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Example sentences from the Web for worthful

  • To this judge "the slenderest kind" of evidence was worthful so long as it told against the accused.