1 Such behaviour as this, so exactly the reverse of her own, appeared no more meritorious to Marianne, than her own had seemed faulty to her.
Sense and Sensibility By Jane AustenGet Context In CHAPTER 19
2 In point of meritorious character, the two things seemed about equal.
Great Expectations By Charles DickensGet Context In Chapter XXXIV
3 The one idea that had ever got through poor Marek's thick head was that all exertion was meritorious.
My Antonia By Willa CatherGet Context In BOOK 1. The Shimerdas: XVIII
4 I know well that courage is required to leave, that it is hard; but the harder it is, the more meritorious.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 1: CHAPTER IV—MINUS FIVE, PLUS ONE