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worth

worth Sentence Examples

  • That was worth the wait.

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  • Whatever the case, it certainly wasn't worth arguing about.

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  • It is worth $50 to you.

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  • No book is worth reading that does not make you better or wiser.

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  • It was worth it.)

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  • I think it's worth publicizing it, especially if the license plate turns out to be stolen and we have nothing.

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  • "She'll give them their money's worth," Dean commented.

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  • It will be worth the investment.

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  • But it held a beautiful golden tripod that was worth more than a thousand fishes.

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  • He never had been able to lie worth a damn.

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  • I guess they figured the land wasn't worth as much as they thought.

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  • "For what it's worth," she began, "I didn't invite him, but...

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  • This house will be cheaper to build than a house today and worth vastly more to you for all the cool things it does.

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  • For what it's worth, I apologize for treating you like you were subhuman.

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  • It's not worth it, any way you look at it.

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  • What's it worth for you to be able to leave here?

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  • What's it worth for you to be able to leave here?

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  • She was worth his honor and his life.

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  • I ought to apologize to the reader and to Miss Keller for presuming to say what her subject matter is worth, but one more explanation is necessary.

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  • An exception worth noting is that the poor who get better products at cheaper prices will see their wealth rise accordingly.

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  • Well, I guess it's worth a try.

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  • He gave her an amused look, then poured her three shots worth of whiskey and handed it to her.

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  • To speak critically, I never received more than one or two letters in my life--I wrote this some years ago--that were worth the postage.

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  • You said yourself that we have a hundred thousand rubles' worth of things in the house.

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  • Prince Bagration screwed up his eyes, looked round, and, seeing the cause of the confusion, turned away with indifference, as if to say, "Is it worth while noticing trifles?"

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  • It wasn't his fault he wasn't worth a damn at any of them.

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  • It was worth the trip.

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  • They do not even seem to see me, or if they do they look as if they were saying, 'Ah, she's not the one I'm after, so it's not worth looking at her!'

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  • I guess a walk in the cool evening isn't worth the risk of being eaten up by beasts is it?

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  • Pierre had first experienced this strange and fascinating feeling at the Sloboda Palace, when he had suddenly felt that wealth, power, and life--all that men so painstakingly acquire and guard--if it has any worth has so only by reason of the joy with which it can all be renounced.

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  • It was worth a try.

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  • To do things "railroad fashion" is now the byword; and it is worth the while to be warned so often and so sincerely by any power to get off its track.

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  • The land's as pretty as any place God ever created but that doesn't make it worth a lot of dollars and cents.

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  • She looked to the bushes several floors down and decided it was worth the risk.

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  • You'll have to make some sacrifices, but it's worth it.

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  • It never occurred to me that it might be worth while to make my own observations and describe the experiences peculiarly my own.

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  • Yours are worth thousands.

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  • Taking two prizes is a challenge but the ultimate reward will be worth the aggravation!

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  • They haven't defeated us yet, and Jim is worth a whole army.

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  • He is worth it!

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  • And is it worth tormenting oneself, when one has only a moment of life in comparison with eternity?

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  • He began to think more and more that raising Andre was worth breaking the thousands of Immortal Laws it cost.

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  • You're worth more to me alive.

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  • You're worth more to me alive.

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  • It was worth the while, if only to feel the wind blow on your cheek freely, and see the waves run, and remember the life of mariners.

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  • They waged a silent battle, and Bianca opened her eyes, praying with everything she was worth that the small woman-- whoever she was-- would win.

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  • A couple of them were talking quietly, but she didn't hear them, instead unable to fathom that anyone would find her life worth protecting after her father hadn't.

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  • "Sounds like your coins are worth about three times what Claire's are," Dean said, and then asked, "how did you make out with the blonde bombshell?"

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  • So far it didn't seem worth the time.

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  • If I didn't know you better, I'd swear you didn't think your mother was worth the cost.

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  • But it is worth noting.

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  • Quinn quipped it would be worth the price of the car if she kept motoring north to Canada and out of our lives.

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  • Was the deceit worth it for their sake?

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  • It is not worth the while to live by rich cookery.

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  • She wondered what would be worth the investment, but didn't want to wind up in the middle of a feud.

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  • Deidre, for what little this is worth, I apologize for not being good enough or smart enough or quick enough to prevent the inevitable.

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  • That was worth the trip.

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  • One Wizard is worth three Sorcerers.

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  • Something about the 'thrill of victory not worth the agony of da-feet.'

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  • From what I hear, it's not worth enough to go through all this hassle.

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  • Maybe. But I never have been worth a damn over the details.

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  • Maybe. But I never have been worth a damn over the details.

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  • Apparently he was shipping someone twenty-five thousand dollars worth of cocaine.

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  • Sometimes, on Sundays, I heard the bells, the Lincoln, Acton, Bedford, or Concord bell, when the wind was favorable, a faint, sweet, and, as it were, natural melody, worth importing into the wilderness.

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  • I was growing to love this town, with its simple history, proud of its old homes and field stone fences, telling the world it was a place worth staying.

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  • But the pristine forest and surrounding view was more than worth the tiredness that crept into the arms and legs.

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  • At length the chief of the band called to Otanes and said, "Young fellow, have you anything worth taking?"

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  • If you take something worth a dollar, spend an hour working on it, and your employer sells it for three dollars, no way in the world can you ever make more than two dollars an hour.

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  • Given these agricultural strengths, is there anyone who believes the United States alone couldn't produce an extra $365 billion worth of food, at full retail price, if there were a ready buyer for it?

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  • I do believe some ideals are worth fighting for and, by logical extension, worth killing for—but not many.

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  • What had really taken place he did not wish to relate because it seemed to him not worth telling.

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  • That's what I was saying to you-- those German gentlemen won't win the battle tomorrow but will only make all the mess they can, because they have nothing in their German heads but theories not worth an empty eggshell and haven't in their hearts the one thing needed tomorrow--that which Timokhin has.

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  • If there was none of this magnanimity in war, we should go to war only when it was worth while going to certain death, as now.

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  • It's the only one worth remembering; but since that... it's only been tormenting folk.

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  • "For what it's worth, Gabriel, I've always loved you," she said in a low, tight voice.

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  • The Turks will be of no use to you; they are worth nothing and have shown it by making peace with you.

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  • In my three shops here I have a hundred thousand rubles' worth of goods.

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  • For what it's worth, Gabe was the most respected and longest serving assassin of Death before he got promoted.

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  • I didn't sleep worth a damn last night, I got rapped in the head pretty good this morning, and I just drove a couple of hundred miles in a blizzard.

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  • It is this combined with the fact that their targets, too, are worth more; the cost of rebuilding a modern city today dwarfs the cost of rebuilding that city fifty years ago.

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  • It seems worth while, however, to quote from some of her chance bits of writing, which are neither so informal as her letters nor so carefully composed as her story of her life.

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  • Men say, practically, Begin where you are and such as you are, without aiming mainly to become of more worth, and with kindness aforethought go about doing good.

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  • If you should ever be betrayed into any of these philanthropies, do not let your left hand know what your right hand does, for it is not worth knowing.

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  • It was worth the while to see the sun shine on these things, and hear the free wind blow on them; so much more interesting most familiar objects look out of doors than in the house.

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  • Though it prevents my hoeing them, it is of far more worth than my hoeing.

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  • "Oh, he's all right, a good horse," answered Rostov, though the horse for which he had paid seven hundred rubbles was not worth half that sum.

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  • Is it worth thinking or speaking of it at such a moment?

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  • Before Sonya and her mother, if Boris happened to be mentioned, she spoke quite freely of that episode as of some childish, long-forgotten matter that was not worth mentioning.

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  • Leaped a fearful place; what a sight when they rushed from the covert... the horse worth a thousand rubles and the rider beyond all price!

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  • I am not worth it! exclaimed Natasha and turned to leave the room, but Pierre held her hand.

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  • That deluge of fire was worth seeing.

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  • She increased our supply by five dollars' worth, just in case.

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  • Was he really worth her attention on what may be the last day of her life?

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  • The camera isn't worth anything but she's really disturbed at losing her pictures.

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  • She hadn't thought to use it as a bribe; if it were gold, it might be worth something.

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  • (Of course, I can't go buy a thousand cans for $2,000 and have them worth $10,000 to me.

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  • Her position in the house was such that only by sacrifice could she show her worth, and she was accustomed to this and loved doing it.

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  • What we need to make its parts—iron ore to make steel, rubber to make tires, sand to make glass, petroleum to make plastics—is generally a few cents' worth of raw materials.

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  • So, let's say on average the pan is worth $2,000 to everyone who uses it—all the way from the people who just think it is "cool" to the people who it saves from food poisoning to the people whose lives and houses it saves.

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  • It is not worth the while to go round the world to count the cats in Zanzibar.

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  • It is not worth the while to snivel about it.

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  • Whatever the men were squabbling about, it wasn't worth hurting her.

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  • Although the food is hit-or-miss, the dining experience, friendly wait staff and happy patrons are worth the gamble, if you're feeling travel-weary.

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  • Though the restaurant gets busy during the lunchtime hour, the mu-shu pork is worth the wait.

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  • Why would all that junk be abandoned in the first place if it was worth a plugged nickel?

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  • I only have twenty-six years' worth of memories, thanks to Darkyn.

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  • The one that might one day consider him an equal worth trusting with her heart.

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  • Eternity in such an unequal partnership wasn't even worth considering.

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  • He'd never had anything worth fighting for until now.

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  • If they are that old, they're certainly worth saving.

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  • Why would all that junk be abandoned in the first place if it was worth a plugged nickel?

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  • He'd never had anything worth fighting for until now.

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  • When Daniel Defoe heard how Selkirk had lived alone on the island of Juan Fernandez, he said to himself: Here is something worth telling about.

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  • The other is division of labor, worth discussing in some detail as it is an almost miraculous process.

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  • I should feel as if I were worth less in that case.

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  • I hope whatever you traded for your freedom was worth living like this, if you call this living.

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  • I hope whatever you traded for your freedom was worth living like this, if you call this living.

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  • When a psychologist asked her if Miss Keller spelled on her fingers in her sleep, Miss Sullivan replied that she did not think it worth while to sit up and watch, such matters were of so little consequence.

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  • I too had woven a kind of basket of a delicate texture, but I had not made it worth any one's while to buy them.

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  • They have the same sort of worth only as horses and dogs.

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  • Most wore trendy boots and coats, sat in designer jeans and sweaters worth a month of her salary, and wore make- up that coordinated perfectly with their expensive clothing and hair.

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  • The '97 and '99 are worth about four or five hundred each and the '79 should bring a thousand or more.

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  • In our times that is worth something, isn't it?

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  • "At least we know it's the same guy," I said, "for whatever that's worth."

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  • An understanding was not worth acknowledging and definitely not binding to the new Dark One.

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  • Men are heartache and more trouble than they're worth.

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  • Here's my short list Fred, for what it's worth.

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  • She isn't worth the effort.

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  • Let them have the copy, for whatever it's worth to them.

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  • The power ended up to be hardly worth the aggravation.

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  • It's not worth it.

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  • She certainly had seen her share of heartache, but unlike Jackson, she did believe it to be worth it.

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  • While contemplating whether Freckles would be worth having to influence the other three or not, Jackson caught sight of someone in his peripheral vision.

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  • If there wasn't something special about her, you would have said, 'This is not worth the effort' and moved on.

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  • Probably not, but I don't think it's worth the risk.

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  • It might be worth it to humiliate the guy.

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  • I guess… but now, knowing you're safe from Victor, it was well worth it.

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  • No woman was worth that.

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  • Is one chicken worth your life?

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  • That ought to be worth something.

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  • For what it's worth.

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  • It's worth a lot to me, little sister.

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  • His second-in-command is General Greene, a war hero worth his pay.

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  • The dilapidated, abandoned facility fiercely defended by the soldiers in Western uniforms was not worth their efforts when compared to the buildings in much better shape down the road.

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  • What was worth the lives of the thousand people at the Peak, Lana?

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  • "What's it worth to you?" he asked.

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  • He'd toned down his side of the conversation out of respect for her, not expecting to find her worth talking to and pleased when she was.

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  • The eight-hour ordeal to get there was worth the ten-minute conversation.

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  • At least he'd confirmed that whatever secrets Lana had were well worth hiding.

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  • God, but she was worth it!

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  • I don't think it's worth trying to snow her anymore.

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  • "For what it's worth, I'm sorry I hurt you," Brady said quietly.

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  • This will all be worth it to hear you say you were wrong about something, and I was right.

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  • After all, it was where he and Katie spent the few good moments they'd had, where he'd found something worth living for.

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  • I could die peacefully knowing you were safe, but I'm not worth saving.

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  • You're the only Immortal I've met worth saving.

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  • He didn't have three more days' worth of control.  The idea he'd likely explode before Death delivered Katie made him feel fear, an emotion he hated and hadn't felt until responsible for the life of someone he cared about.

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  • She studied him, not understanding why the necklace with his family's souls was worth killing her for one day and not a concern the next.

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  • All he needed was someone to believe in him and make him realize he was worth saving.  And, well, probably Gabe and a few allies, instead of the assholes he's surrounded by.

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  • "It probably won't work.  If you're with me long, you'll find I have the worst luck ever.  But it's worth a try," Katie answered then muttered, "Not like I got anything else to lose."

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  • So, when the alarm shrilled its two cents' worth, Dean had cussed the sadist who invented it and figured it wasn't going to be a pleasant Wednesday.

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  • Dean located Sackler, who was less than pleased at getting a Saturday assignment of questionable worth.

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  • Their unknowing company at his meal was well worth the price of the charge.

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  • But being around Cynthia Byrne was worth all the aggravation of these mixed emotions.

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  • Hays is the only place in Kansas west of Rollins worth a snot.

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  • It wasn't worth the risk, at least this early in the week.

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  • Looks like you got your money's worth out of that helmet.

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  • Worth every foot of the climb.

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  • Yeah. It said 'Stick with school' so I decided it was worth a thousand to send her some money—like something Byrne would do.

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  • They were confident in their self worth and appeared to accept people at face value.

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  • His confidence was worth the risk.

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  • Those '65 Chevy trucks are worth a bundle now.

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  • And it will be worth the wait.

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  • That trip wasn't worth the money.

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  • "I'm not worth an Other's attention," she replied.

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  • It wasn't worth it.

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  • Whatever it is, it's not worth that.

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  • But I know it's not worth running into Others.

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  • It's worth it, though.

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  • Only because I know the Spring water you carry is worth a hundred lives.

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  • How can anything be worth even one life?

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  • What was it like to have a home worth fighting for?

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  • What is that worth to you, Rissa?

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  • "It's worth your life in a black hole!" she snarled.

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  • "What is it worth to you?" she challenged in a thin voice.

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  • I cannot speak, but I would tell him the evil I've done for the beast, and then ask him if he thought the curse was worth a wall we might have built ourselves!

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  • The answer to his turmoil was clear: his revenge wasn't worth her life.

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  • The educational lecture was informative and worth the trip.

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  • Well ... it would be worth it, wouldn't it?

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  • Now that's a view worth the ride.

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  • Obviously he didn't consider their relationship worth the effort.

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  • Her kidskin boots alone were worth more than everything Xander had ever stolen combined.

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  • Her only solace: the lesson was worth teaching.

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  • "You've got like, five cows worth of meat in here," she said.

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  • You decide if what you want is worth a night in my bed?

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  • The whole endowment was in 1535 worth some £ 200 a year, about a fifth of that of Winchester College.

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  • When their merits are fully recognized, it will be found that his worth, as a teacher of his countrymen, extends far beyond his own generation.

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  • 1 Calvin suggested that men of known worth should be appointed in different quarters of the city to report to the ministers those persons in their district who lived in open sin; that the ministers should then warn such persons not to come to the communion; and that, if their warnings were unheeded, discipline should be enforced.

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  • Fairbairn, " Plato's arguments for immortality, isolated, modernized, may be feeble, even valueless, but allowed to stand where and as he himself puts them, they have an altogether different worth.

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  • The present life is so little worth living that its continuance is not to be desired.

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  • The desire is reasonable, moral, social, religious; it has the same worth as the loftiest ideals, and worthiest aspirations of the soul of man.

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  • Human griefs seem little worth assuaging; human happiness too paltry (at the best) to be worth increasing.

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  • The other rivers worth mentioning are the Yarra, entering the sea at Port Phillip, Hopkins and Glenelg.

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  • The only qualification worth mentioning is the signing of the pledge of solidarity.

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  • The Egyptian government subscribed for eighty millions' worth of shares.

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  • The output in 1881 was worth about 1/22,800,000, but by 1895 had decreased to 1,800,000, chiefly on account of the fall in the price of sulphur.

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  • In 1902 there were 48 tunny fisheries, employjng 3006 men, and 5116 tons of fish worth 80,000 were caught.

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  • Chemical industries show an output worth 2,640,000 in 1902 al against 1,040,000 in 1893.

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  • With what is specifically Christian we have nothing to do in the present article: but it is worth noticing that the appeal to " values, " aesthetic and still more moral, forms a substitute for that natural theology which Ritschl despised and professed to reject.

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  • Some of his followers showed a tendency to look on geography rather as an auxiliary to history than as a study of intrinsic worth.

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  • The Lap- surface of the North American arch is sagged down- worth's wards in the middle into a central depression which fold= lies between two long marginal plateaus, and these theory.

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  • There are also two large chapels, containing altars, ornaments, &c., in rock-salt, a room called the dancing saloon (Tanzsaal), where the objects of interest found in the mines are kept; the Kronleuchtersaal, and the chamber Michatovice are also worth mention.

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  • Zeno was a pupil of Crates, from whom he learned the moral worth of self-control and indifference to sensual indulgence.

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  • In two years $7,000,000 worth of gold and silver had been taken from the Tonopah mines and it was asserted that they would prove as rich as the mines of the Comstock Lode.

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  • Shane O'Neill (C. 1530-1567) was a chieftain whose support was worth gaining by the English even during his father's lifetime; but rejecting overtures from the earl of Sussex, the lord deputy, Shane refused to help the English against the Scottish settlers on the coast of Antrim, allying himself instead with the MacDonnells, the most powerful of these immigrants.

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  • Theological writers were not in the least prepared to question the worth of the marvellous descriptions of creatures that were current in the schools on the faith of authorities vaguely known as "the history of animals," "the naturalists," and "the naturalist" in the singular number (Ouo-coMyos).

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  • As St Dominic's character and work do not receive the same general recognition as do St Francis of Assisi's, it will be worth while to quote from the appreciation by Prof. Griitzmacher of Heidelberg: "It is certain that Dominic was a noble personality of genuine and true piety..

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  • The apology may be taken for what it is worth.

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  • A new "skin" or template would be worth looking into.

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  • Brahmanic pantheism and Buddhistic nihilism alike teach the unreality of the seeming world, and preach mystical absorption as the highest goal; in both, the sense of the worth of human personality is lost.

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  • The palaces, completed in 1627, are now in ruins, but the gardens with their luxuriant vegetation and gigantic cypress and orange trees are well worth a visit.

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  • Of the islands in the Bay of Bengal the Nicobar and Andaman groups are alone worth notice.

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  • There is no doubt, even on Jordanes' own statements, that his work is based upon that of Cassiodorus, and that any historical worth which it possesses is due to that fact.

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  • Worth, Derby, in "Popular County Histories" (London, 1886); J.

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  • In 1909 the taxable real estate and personal property was valued at $108,663,716, and the city had no floating debt; on the 1st of February 1910, there were 810,706,318 worth of bonds outstanding, and the sinking fund was 82,011,857.

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  • And the work concludes with an inquiry " how to make a township that is worth XX.

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  • marke a yere, worth XX.

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  • And the rych men that bath moche catell wold have the advantage, and the poore man can have no help nor relefe in wynter when he bath moste nede; and if an acre of lande be worthe sixe pens, or it be enclosed, it will be worth VIII.

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  • In a single season Aberdeenshire suffered nearly 90,000 worth of damage owing to the ravages of the diamond back moth on the root crops; in New York state the codling moth caused a loss of $3,000,000 to apple-growers.

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  • Napoleon's perfidy at Bayonne was so flagrant as to strip from him the mask of a champion of popular liberty which had previously been of priceless worth.

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  • Be that as it may, he declares that characters drawn from the sternum or the pelvis - hitherto deemed to be, next to the bones of the head, the most important portions of the bird's framework - are scarcely worth more, from a classificatory point of view, than characters drawn from the bill or the legs; while pterylological considerations, together with many others to which some systematists had attached more or less importance, can only assist, and apparently must never be taken to control, the force of evidence furnished by this bone of all bones - the anterior palatal.

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  • Its basis is the classification of Cuvier, the modifications of which by Des Murs will seldom commend themselves to systematists whose opinion is generally deemed worth having.

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  • Ornithologists now felt they had something before them that was really worth investigating.

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  • That the palatal structure must be taken into consideration by taxonomers as affording hints of some utility there can no longer be a doubt; but perhaps the characters drawn thence owed more of their worth to the extraordinary perspicuity with which they were presented by Huxley than to their own intrinsic value, and if the same power had been employed to elucidate in the same way other parts of the skeleton - say the bones of the sternal apparatus or even of the pelvic girdle - either set might have been made to appear quite as instructive and perhaps more so.

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  • WILLIAM WORTH BELKNAP (1829-1890), American soldier and politician, was born at Newburgh, N.Y., on the 22nd of September 1829.

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  • It is worth pointing out that Brewer, in transcribing the passage bearing on this (Op. Ined.

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  • It is worth noticing that this epithet like " lord of eternity " (or, " of the world "), has a distinctly Jewish character.

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  • In 1840 the finest cloth that could be made of the above dimensions weighed about 1600 grains, and was worth Do.

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  • Using average prices paid for nitrogen, phosphoric acid and potash when bought in large quantities and in good forms, these ingredients, in a ton of cotton seed, amount to $9.00 worth of fertilizing material.

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  • Cotton seed meal, in the absence of sufficient stock to consume it, is also used extensively as a fertilizer, and for this purpose it is worth, determining the price on the same basis as used above for the seed, from $19 to $20 per ton.

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  • In Fiji the cotton exported in the 'sixties and 'seventies was worth £93,000 annually; but the cultivation has been practically abandoned.

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  • Previously there had not been enough business done in cotton to make it worth any person's while to devote himself to the buying and selling on commission of cotton only.

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  • The quality in greatest demand in England, it should be observed, is worth about 4d.

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  • Into the legendary overgrowth of the First Crusade we cannot here enter any further 2; but it is perhaps worth while to mention that the French legend of the Third Crusade equally perverted the truth, making Richard I.

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  • Delaville-Leroulx on the Templars and Hospitallers respectively are worth consulting; while for Eastern affairs the English reader may be referred to G.

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  • Although not particular in the choice of some of the associates of his pleasures, he admitted none but men of worth to his intimacy, and when once admitted they were treated like equals.

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  • Along much of the western coast and along nearly the whole of the eastern coast extends a line of sand reefs and narrow islands, enclosing shallow and narrow bodies of water, such as Indian river and Lake Worth - called rivers, lakes, lagoons, bays and harbours.

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  • was organized to develop a waterway from Jacksonville to Biscayne Bay by connecting with canals the St Johns, Matanzas, and Halifax rivers, Mosquito Lagoon, Indian river, Lake Worth, Hillsboro river, New river, and Snake Creek; in 1908 this vast undertaking was completed.

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  • He fancies that he has tried or observed everything in human experience, and his deliberate conclusion is that nothing is worth doing.

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  • Nor is it worth while to attempt a logical or symmetrical arrangement of the material.

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