An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. worthy, deserving
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. unpaid trainee o apprentice
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meritorioa meritoria
(de mérito) meritorious (formal); worthy; (merecedor) deserving
meritorio de alabanza praiseworthy; hizo una meritoria labor en beneficio de la infancia her work in aid of children was commendable; su meritoria actuación del domingo his commendable performance on Sunday; consiguió una meritoria sexta posición he came a well-deserved sixth
unpaid trainee
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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