Results for merit

Definitions of merit:

part of speech: verb transitive

To earn: to have a right to claim as reward: to deserve.

part of speech: verb transitive

To earn; be deserving of.

part of speech: verb

To deserve, in a good or bad sense; to have a just title to; to earn.

part of speech: noun

Excellence; worth; the quality or state of deserving; as, treat him according to his merit; deserved reward.

part of speech: noun

Excellence that deserves honor or reward: worth: value: that which is earned.

part of speech: noun

Goodness or excellence entitling to honour or reward; value or excellence; that which is earned or deserved; desert.

part of speech: noun

To reward.

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