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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • adj. Deserving or winning honor and respect: led an honorable life.
  • adj. Bringing distinction or recognition: honorable service to one's nation.
  • adj. Possessing and characterized by honor: an honorable person.
  • adj. Consistent with honor or good name: followed the only honorable course of action.
  • adj. Distinguished; illustrious: this honorable gathering of scholars.
  • adj. Attended by marks of recognition and honor: received an honorable burial.
  • adj. Used as a title of respect for certain high government officials: The Honorable Jane Doe, Associate Justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts.
  • adj. Used as a courtesy title for the children of barons and viscounts and the younger sons of earls.
  • adj. Used in the House of Commons as a title of respect when speaking of another member.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • adj. Worthy of respect; respectable.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • adj. Worthy of honor; fit to be esteemed or regarded; estimable; illustrious.
  • adj. High-minded; actuated by principles of honor, or a scrupulous regard to probity, rectitude, or reputation.
  • adj. Proceeding from an upright and laudable cause, or directed to a just and proper end; not base; irreproachable; fair.
  • adj. Conferring honor, or produced by noble deeds.
  • adj. Worthy of respect; regarded with esteem; to be commended; consistent with honor or rectitude.
  • adj. Performed or accompanied with marks of honor, or with testimonies of esteem.
  • adj. Of reputable association or use; respectable.
  • adj. An epithet of respect or distinction
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Worthy of being honored; entitled to deference or respect on account of character or rank; eminent; illustrious.
  • Actuated by principles of honor or a scrupulous regard to rectitude or reputation; acting justly or in good faith.
  • Conferring or suitable for honor or distinction; creditable; reputable.
  • Consistent with or conformable to honor or reputation; honest; sincere; marked by probity or good faith: as, honorable intentions or motives; an honorable character.
  • Held in honor; worthy of respect; free from shame or disgrace; respectable: as, honorable poverty.
  • Performed or accompanied with marks of honor or with testimonials of esteem: as, an honorable burial.
  • Of respectable quality or amount; adequate to requirement; sufficient: as, an honorable salary.
  • An epithet put before a person's name as a conventional title of respect or distinction.
  • Synonyms Honorary, Honorable. See honorary.
  • Just, upright, conscientious, high-minded, magnanimous. See comparison under honesty.
  • n. An honored or distinguished person.
  • n. One who bears the formal or official title of honorable.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • adj. deserving of esteem and respect
  • adj. adhering to ethical and moral principles
  • adj. not disposed to cheat or defraud; not deceptive or fraudulent
  • adj. worthy of being honored; entitled to honor and respect
  • Equivalent
    reputable    right    downright    revered    laureate    time-honored    august    time-honoured    venerable   
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