Definition of worth noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    worth

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    noun
    NAmE//wərθ//
     
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  1. 1 ten dollars', $40, etc. worth of something an amount of something that has the value mentioned We lost $2,000 worth of furniture in the flood. a dollar's worth of change
  2. 2a week's, month's, etc. worth of something an amount of something that lasts a week, etc.
  3. 3the financial, practical, or moral value of someone or something Their contribution was of great worth. The activities help children to develop a sense of their own worth. A good interview enables candidates to prove their worth (= show how good they are). a personal net worth of $10 million
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