unworthiness

Definitions of unworthiness
  1. noun
    the quality or state of lacking merit or value
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    Antonyms:
    worthiness
    the quality or state of having merit or value
    types:
    baseness, contemptibility, despicability, despicableness, sordidness
    unworthiness by virtue of lacking higher values
    disgracefulness, ignominiousness, shamefulness
    unworthiness meriting public disgrace and dishonor
    scandalousness
    disgracefulness that offends public morality
    type of:
    bad, badness
    that which is below standard or expectations as of ethics or decency
  2. noun
    the quality of being not particularly suitable or befitting
    “his praise released from her loud protestations of her unworthiness
    synonyms: inappropriateness
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    Antonyms:
    appropriateness
    the quality of being specially suitable
    types:
    inappositeness, inaptness
    inappropriateness
    infelicity
    inappropriate and unpleasing manner or style (especially manner or style of expression)
    type of:
    ineptness, unsuitability, unsuitableness
    the quality of having the wrong properties for a specific purpose
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