What are some opposite words for honour?

Antonyms for honour
ˈɒn ərhon·our

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term honour.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. honor, honour, laurelsnoun

    the state of being honored

    Synonyms:
    honor, purity, award, accolade, pureness, laurels

  2. award, accolade, honor, honour, laurelsnoun

    a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction

    "an award for bravery"

    Synonyms:
    prize, purity, awarding, honor, laurels, award, accolade, pureness

  3. honor, honournoun

    the quality of being honorable and having a good name

    "a man of honor"

    Synonyms:
    honor, purity, award, accolade, pureness, laurels

  4. honor, honour, purity, purenessverb

    a woman's virtue or chastity

    Synonyms:
    honor, purity, laurels, award, whiteness, sinlessness, innocence, accolade, pureness

  5. honor, honour, rewardverb

    bestow honor or rewards upon

    "Today we honor our soldiers"; "The scout was rewarded for courageous action"

    Synonyms:
    reinforce, observe, repay, respect, reward, abide by, pay back, honor

  6. respect, honor, honour, abide by, observeverb

    show respect towards

    "honor your parents!"

    Synonyms:
    value, note, notice, watch over, comply, keep, mention, watch, detect, respect, honor, esteem, observe, abide by, prize, follow, reward, maintain, discover, find, prise, celebrate, remark, take note, keep an eye on

  7. honor, honourverb

    accept as pay

    "we honor checks and drafts"

    Synonyms:
    respect, observe, abide by, honor, reward

Editors Contribution

  1. dishonour

    not honoured

    i was dishonoured .

    Submitted by rinat on June 9, 2017  

How to use honour in a sentence?

  1. Narendra Modi:

    The memorandum we signed on civil nuclear energy cooperation is more than just an agreement for commerce and clean energy, it is a shining symbol of a new level of mutual confidence and strategic partnership in the cause of peaceful and secure world, i know the significance of this decision for Japan and I assure you that India deeply respects that decision and will honour our shared commitment.

  2. John George Diefenbaker:

    I know I will make mistakes, but I hope it will be said of me when I give up the highest honour that you can confer on any man—He wasn't always right; sometimes he was on the wrong side, but never on the side of wrong.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    The darkest clouds are the best ennobling of the sun, because the sun is most wanted under the darkest clouds! The evil is condemned to glorify and to honour the good!

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Great men honour intelligence, little men honour stupidity.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Eagle rises to the top of the precipice with its wings; man, to the top of the honour, with his morals!

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