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worthiness

[ wur-thee-nis ]
/ ˈwɜr ði nɪs /
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noun
the fact or quality of having great or adequate merit, character, or value: These experiences gave her the strength and energy to champion her belief in the fundamental dignity and worthiness of humankind.
the fact or quality of meeting the standard for deserving a particular thing or person: In The Lion King, Simba must come to terms with his guilt over his father's death and his worthiness to become king.The princess decided to set the suitor a task to prove his worthiness of her hand.
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Origin of worthiness

OTHER WORDS FROM worthiness

pre·wor·thi·ness, noun
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