Synonyms of merit in English:

merit


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noun

1‘composers of outstanding merit’

SYNONYMS
excellence, goodness, standard, quality, level, grade, high quality, calibre, worth, good, credit, eminence, worthiness, value, virtue, distinction, account, deservingness, meritoriousness
ANTONYMS

inferiority

2‘the merits of the scheme’

SYNONYMS
good point, strong point, advantage, benefit, value, profit, asset, plus, advisability
advantageousness
ANTONYMS

fault, disadvantage


verb

1‘the accusation did not merit a response’

SYNONYMS
deserve, earn, be deserving of, warrant, rate, justify, be worthy of, be worth, be entitled to, have a right to, have a claim on, have a claim to, be qualified for