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Synonyms for honour
ˈɒn ərhon·our

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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

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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. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari:

    I am ok. I am better. You can see me inspecting the guards of honour. Now you can do the assessment yourself.

  3. William Lloyd:

    Nonsense and noise will oft prevail, when honour and affection fail.

  4. Socrates:

    The shortest and surest way to live with honour in the world, is to be in reality what we would appear to be; and if we observe, we shall find, that all human virtues increase and strengthen themselves by the practice of them.

  5. Cicero:

    In men of the highest character and noblest genius there is to be found an insatiable desire for honour, command, power, and glory.


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