Synonyms for merit

Synonyms for (noun) merit

Synonyms: deservingness, merit, meritoriousness

Definition: the quality of being deserving (e.g., deserving assistance)

Usage: there were many children whose deservingness he recognized and rewarded

Similar words: worthiness

Definition: the quality or state of having merit or value

Synonyms: virtue, merit

Definition: any admirable quality or attribute

Usage: work of great merit

Similar words: worth

Definition: the quality that renders something desirable or valuable or useful

Synonyms for (verb) merit

Synonyms: deserve, merit

Definition: be worthy or deserving

Usage: You deserve a promotion after all the hard work you have done

Similar words: be

Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

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