award, accolade, honor, honour, laurels(noun)
a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction
"an award for bravery"
honor, honour, laurels(noun)
the state of being honored
the quality of being honorable and having a good name
"a man of honor"
honor, honour, purity, pureness(verb)
a woman's virtue or chastity
honor, honour, reward(verb)
bestow honor or rewards upon
"Today we honor our soldiers"; "The scout was rewarded for courageous action"
respect, honor, honour, abide by, observe(verb)
show respect towards
"honor your parents!"
value, note, notice, watch over, comply, keep, mention, watch, detect, respect, esteem, observe, abide by, prize, follow, reward, honour, maintain, discover, find, prise, celebrate, remark, take note, keep an eye on
accept as pay
"we honor checks and drafts"
The state of being morally upright, honest, noble, virtuous, and magnanimous; the perception of such a state.
Veneration of someone, usually for being morally upright and/or competent.
The crowds gave the returning general much honor and praise.
A prize or award.
Audie Murphy received many honors, such as the Distinguished Service Cross.
The center point of the upper half of an armorial escutcheon.
An ace, king, queen, jack, or ten especially of the trump suit in bridge.
The privilege of playing first from the tee in golf.
I'll let you have the honors, Bob\uE000129595go ahead.
English Synonyms and Antonyms
In the old sense of wonder, admire is practically obsolete; the word now expresses a delight and approval, in which the element of wonder unconsciously mingles. We admire beauty in nature and art, delight in the innocent happiness of children, enjoy books or society, a walk or a dinner. We approve what is excellent, applaud heroic deeds, esteem the good, love our friends. We honor and respect noble character wherever found; we revere and venerate it in the aged. We extol the goodness and adore the majesty and power of God.
Admire at may still very rarely be found in the old sense of wonder at.
Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms
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nice sense of right or justice
Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words
respect, esteem, veneration, reverence, deference, homage, probity, integrity, magnanimity, uprightness, chastity, decency, virtue, modesty, eminence, distinction, fame, glory, excellency, pride
How to use honor in a sentence?
When I came on this job, I came on with my honor, my integrity, and my reputation, if someone accused me of doing anything that would circumvent that then I would want my day in court to clear my name.
The Long Gray Line has never failed us, were you to do so, a million ghosts in olive drab, in brown khaki, in blue and gray, would rise from their white crosses, thundering those magic words :' Duty, honor, country.'.
It's great to honor Indigenous Games, but you can't ignore the problems, especially when it comes to land. We are going to make sure they aren't ignored.
Justice will be done, it may not be immediate, but hopefully as we go through the transition from total impunity to justice being realized, we will honor the victims and the kin of the victims.
They have no honor. They just want money.
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