Definition of meritoriously in English:

meritoriously

adverb

See meritorious

‘Students will pass their exams meritoriously.’
  • ‘He was meritoriously advanced to Petty Officer 1st Class by the Chief of Navy Operations in a recent Pentagon ceremony.’
  • ‘In a pre-emptive strike against the menacing spectre of boredom, I had decided I would write a letter to someone conducting themselves meritoriously.’
  • ‘Since he had just been meritoriously advanced to petty officer 3rd class, and had a great service record, Saez found he was eligible for the opportunity of a lifetime.’
  • ‘Not only were they much the stronger during this period, but they were better together, and gained their great triumph most meritoriously.’