She could just be wearing a pair of knickers and $50,000 worth of jewelry.
His view is that Israel is more trouble than it is worth, specifically to the America taxpayer.
The attack killed two U.S. Marines and destroyed millions of dollars worth of military equipment.
Prime Minister Sharon thought that being accused of killing Arafat was not worth the advantages of being rid of him.
At the same time, they move him closer to understanding his worth as a hero and his strength as a leader.
One day of this happiness was worth more than years of suffering.
His nett proceeds (which I saw) were about $16,000 worth of gold.
Certainly, they were worth cultivating with this end in view.
If a thing were worth having, it was certainly worth asking for.
At least it was worth while to look—which Messrs. Brock and Macshane determined to do.
Old English weorþ "significant, valuable, of value; valued, appreciated, highly thought-of, deserving, meriting; honorable, noble, of high rank; suitable for, proper, fit, capable," from Proto-Germanic *werthaz "toward, opposite," hence "equivalent, worth" (cf. Old Frisian werth, Old Norse verðr, Dutch waard, Old High German werd, German wert, Gothic wairþs "worth, worthy"), perhaps a derivative of PIE *wert- "to turn, wind," from root *wer- (3) "to turn, bend" (see versus). Old Church Slavonic vredu, Lithuanian vertas "worth" are Germanic loan-words. From c.1200 as "equivalent to, of the value of, valued at; having importance equal to; equal in power to."
"to come to be," now chiefly, if not solely, in the archaic expression woe worth the day, present subjunctive of Old English weorðan "to become, be, to befall," from Proto-Germanic *werthan "to become" (cf. Old Saxon, Old Dutch werthan, Old Norse verða, Old Frisian wertha, Old High German werdan, German werden, Gothic wairþan "to become"), literally "to turn into," from Proto-Germanic *werthaz "toward, opposite," perhaps a derivative of PIE *wert- "to turn, wind," from root *wer- (3) "to turn, bend" (see versus).
Old English weorþ "value, price, price paid; worth, worthiness, merit; equivalent value amount, monetary value," from worth (adj.). From c.1200 as "excellence, nobility."