Part of speech:
(Countable) The result or product of being qualified or eligible.
The definition of fitting is something appropriate or expected.
Outstandingly good of its kind; of exceptional merit, virtue, etc.
To have a right to because of acts or qualities; be worthy of (reward, punishment, etc.); merit
The terms governing such an arrangement:
The definition of a disadvantage is an unfavorable situation or something that puts someone in an unfavorable situation.
Deserving reward or praise; having merit.
(Now Rare) Something in which a person or thing excels; particular virtue
The level of respect at which a person or thing is regarded by others; standing:
A woman's chastity or reputation for chastity.
The definition of justify is to provide an explanation or rationale for something to make it seem OK or to prove it is correct or OK.
A good quality or feature
Serving to commend; expressing praise or approval
Deserving of commercial credit; creditworthy:
In accord with right, convention, or courtesy; appropriate:
Well-known and respected, especially for achievement in a particular field:
The definition of estimable is worthy or deserving of great respect.
Meriting praise; highly commendable.
The definition of prestigious is someone or something that is highly respected or esteemed.
That suits a given purpose, occasion, condition, propriety, etc.; fitting; appropriate; apt
Having considerable monetary or material value for use or exchange:
Something that is deserved or merited, especially a punishment:
A position of great distinction or superiority:
Money offered, as for the capture of a criminal, the return of something lost, etc.
All or part of the right side
A quantity of something that may be purchased for a specified sum or by a specified means:
To grant an amount or other benefit legally due:
To yield as return or profit:
A mark made against one's record for a fault or for misconduct.
A mistake; an error:
Degree of worth; quality:
The quality that makes one seem superior or worthy of special recognition
Gain is defined as to get something or to add on or increase.
To achieve or obtain by effort:
(Slang) Incriminating information or evidence:
The definition of a character is a unique symbol, letter or mark used in writing.
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