Definition of 'worthwhile'
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They sound like the guy behind them was trying his best to say something worthwhile, as opposed to churning it out to fulfil a record deal. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She should set up a committee to ensure that only valid, worthwhile causes benefit, while the money saved could go towards many deserving causes here. The Sun (2017)You can get people to give their time and skills to a worthwhile project. The Sun (2014)It is quite worthwhile to consider how forecasting can be done. International Finance: The markets and financial management of multinational business. (1983)Why on earth was this considered to be a worthwhile or valid cause? Times, Sunday Times (2009)But gratitude becomes a means of making the journey not only worthwhile but enjoyable. Christianity Today (2000)This is a series that shows an exceptional person trying to do something worthwhile. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We tested them before and after to see whether their efforts were worthwhile. The Sun (2009)The restaurant food and the scones made the trip worthwhile on their own. The Sun (2014)That in itself made the exercise worthwhile. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Working together on a worthwhile project brings great rewards and new friendships. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Those are extremely worthwhile causes and deserving of support. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But the view made the effort worthwhile. The Sun (2011)Seeing it in the flesh will make your whole trip worthwhile. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Just a few moments in this dress has made all the dieting and exercise worthwhile. The Sun (2007)They should be pleased workers have a conscience and want to support this worthwhile cause. The Sun (2009)Any donations would be considered a highly worthwhile and lasting tribute to one of our most famous citizens. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But the important and worthwhile innovations are those like zero coupon bonds that survive once such subsidies have been removed. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)Do something worthwhile with your lives. The Sun (2008)At least the effort was worthwhile. Times, Sunday Times (2010)As a bonus, all of these ideas are rewarding or worthwhile in other ways. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Therefore, it is worthwhile considering other options. Times, Sunday Times (2008)This is something to remember, something worthwhile. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Such a programme would also send a powerful signal that public service is valued and recognised by government and society at large as worthwhile and rewarding. Times, Sunday Times (2016)With Jupiter deeper in your values chart, you see you can make money doing something worthwhile and enjoyable. The Sun (2014)I just felt that I was part of something very important and worthwhile. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Translations for 'worthwhile'
British English: worthwhile ADJECTIVE
If something is worthwhile, it is enjoyable or useful, and worth the time, money, or effort that is spent on it.
His trip to the capital this week seems to have been worthwhile.
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