See demerit.

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  • demeritorious — de·meritorious …   English syllables

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  • demerit — demeritorious /di mer i tawr ee euhs, tohr /, adj. demeritoriously, adv. /di mer it/, n. 1. a mark against a person for misconduct or deficiency: If you receive four demerits during a term, you will be expelled from school. 2. the quality of… …   Universalium

  • Merit — • By merit (meritum) in general is understood that property of a good work which entitles the doer to receive a reward from him in whose service the work is done Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Merit     Merit …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Jain philosophy — (Sanskrit: Jain darsana ; sa. जैन दर्शन) deals extensively with the problems of metaphysics, reality, cosmology, ontology, epistemology and divinity. Jainism is essentially a transtheistic religion of ancient India. [Zimmer (1969), p.182] It is a …   Wikipedia

  • demeritoriously — See demeritorious. * * * …   Universalium

  • Tattva (Jainism) — Jainism This article is part of a series on Jainism Prayers and Vows …   Wikipedia

  • demerit — noun 1》 a feature or fact deserving censure. 2》 N. Amer. a mark awarded against someone for a fault or offence. Derivatives demeritorious tɔ:rɪəs adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • guilty — adj 1. culpable, criminal, unlawful, illegal, illicit, illegitimate, lawless; reprehensible, condemna ble, reproachable, blameworthy, blamable, at fault, censurable; felonious, wrong, amiss, penitentiary, transgressive; condemned, convicted,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • culpable — [adj] responsible for action amiss, answerable, at fault, blamable, blameful, blameworthy, caught, caught in the act*, caught red handed*, censurable, demeritorious, dirty, found wanting, guilty, hung up, impeachable, indictable, in the wrong,… …   New thesaurus

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