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noteworthy

[noht-wur-th ee] /ˈnoʊtˌwɜr ði/
adjective
1.
worthy of notice or attention; notable; remarkable:
a noteworthy addition to our collection of rare books.
Origin of noteworthy
1545-1555
1545-55; note + worthy
Related forms
noteworthily, adverb
noteworthiness, noun
unnoteworthy, adjective
Can be confused
notable, noteworthy, noticeable.
Synonyms
distinguished, outstanding, significant.
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noteworthy

/ˈnəʊtˌwɜːðɪ/
adjective
1.
worthy of notice; notable
Derived Forms
noteworthily, adverb
noteworthiness, noun
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Word Origin and History for noteworthy
adj.

1550s, from note (v.) + worthy. Related: Noteworthiness.

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