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Noun
The quality of knowing and doing what is morally right
“Policemen and policewomen of honour deserve the highest respect and gratitude from the general public.”
Noun
Fame or glory
“It is the duty of all families to teach honour and respect for women to their sons.”
Noun
A privilege or pleasure
“It's an honour to be associated with the Transatlantic Challenge featuring 24 of the best players in the world.”
Noun
A thing conferred as a distinction, especially an official award for bravery or achievement
“Later this year, on 23 July, the City of Johannesburg will confer its highest honour on Mandela by handing him the freedom of the city.”
Noun
A woman's chastity or her reputation for being chaste
“In the case of an alleged rape, on the one hand the chastity and honour of a woman is at stake and on the other hand the life of a man is.”
Noun
A person's good reputation and the respect they are given by other people
“Our national honour is at stake.”
Noun
Great respect or esteem, or an outward sign of this
“He was welcomed with honour by the king.”
Verb
Regard with great respect
“Our children no longer have to honour their father and their mother.”
Verb
Pay public respect to
“Priests have appealed to all parishioners to attend the celebration to honour a lady who is a highly respected and popular member of the community.”
Verb
“Under the US proposals, the future interim government would be obligated to honour agreements between the existing Governing Council and the US.”
Verb
“When arrested, he told police he was living beyond his means and could not honour the cheque.”
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