Part of speech:
Deserving of contempt or scorn; vile.
Extremely unpleasant; repulsive:
The number that is raised to a particular power in a given mathematical expression. In the expression an, a is the base.
The definition of worthless is having no value.
(Mathematics) A degenerate case is a limiting case in which a class of object changes its nature so as to belong to another, usually simpler, class.
Tending toward or characterized by cruelty or violence:
Like or fit for a beggar; very poor, worthless, inadequate, etc.
Relatively low in cost; inexpensive or comparatively inexpensive.
Causing or deserving hate; loathsome; detestable; odious
The definition of infamous describes a person who has done terrible things and is known for a bad reputation.
Relatively worthless or unimportant; trivial; insignificant
Arousing contemptuous pity, as through ineptitude or inadequacy.
Engaged in revolt; rebellious
(Informal) Very bad; deplorable
Of, like, or covered with scum
The definition of scurvy is an offensive or mean person.
Dilapidated or deteriorated in condition, especially through neglect; seedy:
Cowardly, stealthy, underhanded, or furtive
Squalid; depressingly wretched
Worthless or inferior; paltry:
Able to be depended on for the discharge of obligations incurred; of unimpaired credit.
Having sufficient worth; deserving:
Of moderately good quality:
The definition of honorable is a person with a high position, worthy of respect or with high morals.
The definition of abhorrent is something that is disgusting or hated.
Opposed in nature or character; antagonistic:
Very unpleasant or disagreeable.
(Archaic) Ugly; unattractive.
The definition of lousy is something poorly done, disgusting or gross.
Mean or spiteful:
(Originally) Exposed or liable to injury, evil, or harm
Arousing disgust or aversion; offensive or repulsive:
The definition of rotten is someone or something extremely bad, corrupt, spoiled, unpleasant or decaying.
The definition of estimable is worthy or deserving of great respect.
Very wicked; villainous; iniquitous
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