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Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
merit

Plural
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  1. Something deserving either good or bad.
    His reward for his merit was a check for $50.
  2. Something worthy of a high rating.
  3. A claim to commendation or reward.
  4. The quality of deserving reward.

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Verb

Infinitive
to merit

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to merit (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To earn or to deserve.
  2. (intransitive) To be worthy or deserving.

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