Definition Of unworthy


not deserving effort, attention, or respect.

he was unworthy of trust and unfit to hold office

Example Of unworthy

  • A government that does not advance its people is unworthy of respect.

  • According to this explanation, the disappearance was designed to draw attention to his election campaign - and was unworthy of a presidential candidate.

  • Anything classified as a ‘minor’ crime is deemed unworthy of their attention.

  • As tools, these processes and habits don't fit, and the fault is not so much that the object of your studies is unworthy of your scholarly attention as that the analytical methods themselves are inappropriate.

  • At its worst, it was fear of authority for its own sake, allowing no questioning of its justice or merit; and the shame was to be found unworthy in the judgment of that authority.

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