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  • 1 Wörth — steht für: ein altes Wort für Insel, siehe Werder (Landschaft) Wörth ist der Name folgender geographischer Objekte: Wörth (Landkreis Erding), Gemeinde im Landkreis Erding, Bayern Wörth am Main, Stadt im Landkreis Miltenberg, Bayern Wörth am Rhein …

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  • 2 Worth — may refer to:PlacesIn the United States: *Worth, Illinois *Worth Township, Cook County, Illinois *Worth Township, Woodford County, Illinois *Worth Township, Indiana *Worth Township, Michigan *Worth, Missouri *Worth County, Missouri *Worth, New… …

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  • 3 Worth — Worth, a. [OE. worth, wur[thorn], AS. weor[eth], wurE; akin to OFries. werth, OS. wer[eth], D. waard, OHG. werd, G. wert, werth, Icel. ver[eth]r, Sw. v[ a]rd, Dan. v[ae]rd, Goth. wa[ i]rps, and perhaps to E. wary. Cf. {Stalwart}, {Ware} an… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 worth — n Worth, value are close synonyms in more than one of their senses, often differentiated by demands of idiom rather than differences of meaning or connotation. Both worth and value denote the equivalent in money or sometimes in goods or services… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 5 worth — worth1 [wʉrth] n. [ME < OE weorth, akin to weorthian, to honor, Ger wert, worth, werden, to become < IE * wert , to turn: see VERSE] 1. material value, esp. as expressed in terms of money or some other medium of exchange 2. that quality of… …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 Worth — Worth, n. [OE. worth, wur[thorn], AS. weor[eth], wur[eth]; weor[eth], wur[eth], adj. See {Worth}, a.] [1913 Webster] 1. That quality of a thing which renders it valuable or useful; sum of valuable qualities which render anything useful and… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 Wörth — may refer to: *places in Germany: **Wörth am Main, Miltenberg district, Bavaria **Wörth am Rhein, Germersheim district, Rhineland Palatinate **Wörth an der Donau, Regensburg district, Bavaria **Wörth an der Isar, Landshut district, Bavaria… …

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  • 8 Worth — Worth, MO U.S. town in Missouri Population (2000): 94 Housing Units (2000): 50 Land area (2000): 0.248171 sq. miles (0.642759 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.248171 sq. miles (0.642759 sq. km)… …

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  • 9 Worth — Worth, v. i. [OE. worthen, wur[thorn]en, to become, AS. weor[eth]an; akin to OS. wer[eth]an, D. worden, G. werden, OHG. werdan, Icel. ver[eth]a, Sw. varda, Goth. wa[ i]rpan, L. vertere to turn, Skr. v[.r]t, v. i., to turn, to roll, to become.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 worth — I noun account, advantage, aestimatio, appraisal, appraisement, avail, benefit, caliber, charge, cost, credit, desert, esteem, estimation, excellence, expense, importance, merit, par, pretium, price, profit, profitableness, quality, quotation,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 11 Worth —   [wəːθ],    1) Charles Frederick, französischer Modeschöpfer englischer Herkunft, * Bourne (County Lincolnshire) 13. 10. 1825, ✝ Paris 10. 3. 1895; gilt als Begründer der Haute Couture. Worth eröffnete 1857/58 in Paris einen eigenen Modesalon… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 12 worth — ► ADJECTIVE 1) equivalent in value to the sum or item specified. 2) deserving to be treated or regarded in the way specified. 3) having income or property amounting to a specified sum. ► NOUN 1) the value or merit of someone or something. 2) an… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 worth — • worth (doing) • worth it • worthwhile likely to pay useful dividends in return for time or effort spent …

    Idioms and examples

  • 14 Worth — (spr. Worßh), neu organisirte Grafschaft im Staate Jowa (Nordamerika), an den Staat Minnesota grenzend, ungefähr 20 QM.; von den Lime u. Shell Rock Creeks (Nebenflüssen des English River) durchflossen; Hauptort noch nicht bestimmt …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 15 Wörth — Wörth, s.v.w. Werder …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 16 Wörth — Wörth, S. Werder …

    Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

  • 17 -worth — as final element in place names, from O.E. worþ enclosed place, homestead …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 18 worth — [n] value, estimation associated with something account, aid, assistance, avail, benefit, caliber, class, consequence, cost, credit, desirability, dignity, equivalence, excellence, goodness, help, importance, mark, meaningfulness, merit, moment,… …

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  • 19 worth — 1 preposition 1 be worth to have a value in money: How much is the ring worth? | be worth 10/$500 etc: The picture is worth about two thousand pounds. | be worth a lot informal (=be worth a lot of money) | be worth nothing/not be worth anything:… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 worth — worth1 W2S1 [wə:θ US wə:rθ] prep [: Old English; Origin: weorth worthy, of a particular value ] 1.) be worth sth a) to have a value in money ▪ The house must be worth quite a lot of money now. ▪ One of the pictures is worth £50,000. ▪ Do you know …

    Dictionary of contemporary English