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Worthless

Describing anything with no substantial value. For example, a stock certificate in a company that has gone bankrupt is almost always worthless.
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I haven't any friends nor any education worth speaking of.
The name of the village where Sir Meyville Worth lives is Market Burnham, which, as I think I told you, is within a few miles of Brancaster.
I go there every year shooting, and your forest's worth a hundred and fifty roubles and acre paid down, while he's giving you sixty by installments.
He wouldn't look at a bargain that gave him ten, fifteen per cent profit, but holds back to buy a rouble's worth for twenty kopecks.
And he shook his head disapprovingly, as though he had grave doubts whether this game were worth the candle.
He scanned the bookcases and bookshelves, and with the same dubious air with which he had regarded the snipe, he smiled contemptuously and hook his head disapprovingly, as though by no means willing to allow that this game were worth the candle.
He stood a little while hesitating, as if doubtful whether to take it or no; but I pressed it on him, and made him accept it, and it was not much less worth than his leather pouch full of Spanish gold; no, though it were to be reckoned as if at London, whereas it was worth twice as much there, where I gave it him.
And now,' says he, 'a cargo cost #250 in England, and worth here twice the money.
300 sterling a year; I mean, worth so much in England.
Wesley Bickley, 32, of Harnall Lane, Hillfields, admitted stealing moisturising cream worth PS48 from Boots, aftershave worth PS75 from Boots, meat and cheese worth PS58.
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22 (ONA) The number of loans availed by Oman Development Bank (ODB) to Al Raffd Fund projects in the different Governorates in 2014 amounted to 1023 worth of RO 34,836,971.