worthwhileness
noun see worthwhile

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • worthwhileness — See worthwhile. * * * …   Universalium

  • worthwhileness — noun The condition of being worthwhile. Syn: worthiness …   Wiktionary

  • worthwhileness — n. profitability; state of being worth the work (or worth the time, money, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • worthwhileness — worth·while·ness …   English syllables

  • worthwhileness — noun value sufficient to repay time or effort spent • Derivationally related forms: ↑worthwhile • Hypernyms: ↑worth * * * noun see worthwhile …   Useful english dictionary

  • worthwhile — worthwhileness, n. /werrth hwuyl , wuyl /, adj. such as to repay one s time, attention, interest, work, trouble, etc.: a worthwhile book. [1865 70; WORTH1 + WHILE] Syn. valuable, rewarding, beneficial. * * * …   Universalium

  • worthwhile — worthwhile, adj. Worth the time or effort spent. See worth while. [1913 Webster] worthy. worthwhileness. > [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • worthwhile — adjective Date: 1662 1. being worth the time or effort spent < worthwhile preparations > 2. worthy 1 < a worthwhile cause > • worthwhileness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • advantage — Synonyms and related words: accommodation, account, advance, advancement, advantageously, advantageousness, advisability, allowance, amenity, answer, appliance, applicability, appropriateness, appurtenance, ascendancy, asset, avail, be handy, be… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • convenience — Synonyms and related words: WC, accommodate, accommodation, adaptability, advantage, advantageousness, advisability, amenity, appliance, appropriateness, appurtenance, auspiciousness, avail, backhouse, basement, bathroom, behalf, behoof,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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