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worthwhile

worth·while

worthwhile

 
pronunciation:
wuhrth waIl
part of speech: adjective
definition: valuable or rewarding enough to be worth the expenditure of time and energy.
Traveling abroad was a worthwhile experience for him, despite the difficulties he encountered.The book is challenging to read, but I think you'll find the effort worthwhile.
antonyms:
good-for-nothing, hollow, meaningless