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Synonyms for unworthy
ʌnˈwɜr ðiun·wor·thy

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  1. unworthyadjective


  2. unworthyadjective


Princeton's WordNet

  1. unworthyadjective

    lacking in value or merit

    "dispel a student whose conduct is deemed unworthy"; "unworthy of forgiveness"

    despicable, undeserving, worthless, slimy, vile, ugly, wretched

    worthy, noteworthy, meritable, meritorious, precious, valued, worth(p), deserving, laudable, commendable, exemplary, worthwhile, summa cum laude, quotable, good, praiseworthy, sacred, cum laude, applaudable, notable, magna cum laude, creditable, worthful, valuable, model(a)

  2. undeserving, unworthyadjective

    not deserving

    "the undeserving poor"

    undeserving, worthless, despicable, slimy, vile, ugly, wretched

    quotable, meritable, good, valuable, exemplary, worth(p), notable, worthy, cum laude, valued, praiseworthy, commendable, creditable, magna cum laude, noteworthy, applaudable, precious, deserving, summa cum laude, model(a), meritorious, worthful, worthwhile, sacred, laudable

  3. despicable, ugly, vile, slimy, unworthy, worthless, wretchedadjective

    morally reprehensible

    "would do something as despicable as murder"; "ugly crimes"; "the vile development of slavery appalled them"; "a slimy little liar"

    frightful, queasy, offensive, pitiable, pathetic, nauseating, piteous, vile, loathsome, misfortunate, suffering, miserable, pitiful, hapless, horrible, worthless, nauseous, slimy, undeserving, horrifying, atrocious, deplorable, sickening, ugly, woeful, noisome, wretched, poor, execrable, despicable, slimed, surly

    exemplary, valuable, worthy, applaudable, praiseworthy, sacred, noteworthy, worth(p), laudable, commendable, summa cum laude, creditable, deserving, worthful, worthwhile, valued, magna cum laude, quotable, notable, precious, meritorious, model(a), cum laude, meritable, good

Editors Contribution

  1. undignify

    Submitted by rinat on August 14, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. unworthyadjective


  2. unworthyadjective

    unbecoming, base, shameful, bad

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unworthyadjective

    unmeritorious, undeserving, despicable, contemptible

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  1. Anuj Somany:

    A person who is visually blind can make use of own other senses to identity the differences between the trustworthy and unworthy people; but one who has a materialistic mind can't distinctively find the true character of others and most often mistakes his foes for his friends only.

  2. Vikrant Parsai:

    You lose your repute the moment when you compare yourself with unworthy people.

  3. Shannon Purser:

    I felt so isolated and so unworthy of love, i just had to go to my parents and say, ‘I think I really need help or I’m going to continue to fall apart,’.

  4. Johnson:

    Being reproached for giving to an unworthy person, Aristotle said, "I did not give it to the man, but to humanity."

  5. Norbu Dondrup:

    The Dalai Lama attacking our human rights totally has ulterior motives. He tramples on human rights, and has no right, no qualifications, and is unworthy of talking about human rights, as for some countries slamming our human rights, they either don't understand or believe the Dalai clique's rumors and bewitchments.

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