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MERITORIOUS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does meritorious mean? 

MERITORIOUS (adjective)
  The adjective MERITORIOUS has 1 sense:

1. deserving reward or praise

  Familiarity information: MERITORIOUS used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


MERITORIOUS (adjective)


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Meaning:

Deserving reward or praise

Synonyms:

meritable; meritorious

Context examples:

a lifetime of meritorious service / meritorious conduct

Similar:

worthy (having worth or merit or value; being honorable or admirable)


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