Usage examples for honour

  1. I have done all that honour can ask of a man; more than any man, to my knowledge, would have done, and now it's war. – The Tragic Comedians, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  2. Then Mrs. Craig said gently: " I was her maid of honour, Mr. Berkley." – Ailsa Paige by Robert W. Chambers
  3. If you'd do me the honour, sir, to take my arm, I would lead you to the house. – A Book of Ghosts by Sabine Baring-Gould
  4. It is for the honour of the school that he should speak. – The Hero of Garside School by J. Harwood Panting
  5. Surely I should know that, seeing how often I have had the honour of leading off with mother. – Three Comedies by Björnstjerne M. Björnson Commentator: R. Farquharson Sharp
  6. I was taught by first love, and I honour that time beyond any other. – The Kempton-Wace Letters by Jack London Anna Strunsky
  7. And him thought that the voice said, joy and Honour be to the Father of Heaven. – Studies from Court and Cloister by J.M. Stone
  8. " We must think of some way of doing her honour. – Janet's Love and Service by Margaret M Robertson
  9. You speak about duty and honour. – Native-Life-in-South-Africa by Plaatje, Sol (Solomon Tshekisho)
  10. I should be most delighted to have the same honour again. – The Napoleon of Notting Hill by Gilbert K. Chesterton
  11. A great feast was held in honour of the guest. – By Veldt and Kopje by William Charles Scully
  12. But what is person with such a lady as I have the honour to be now writing to? – Clarissa, Volume 4 (of 9) History Of A Young Lady by Samuel Richardson
  13. She would have our word of honour. – Jimgrim and Allah's Peace by Talbot Mundy
  14. Perhaps when there I may expect the honour of a further visit from you. – Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope
  15. Ask them to honour me with their presence at breakfast to- morrow morning at twelve o'clock. – Revenge! by by Robert Barr
  16. Why should I lie to your honour? – The Works Of John Dryden, Vol. 7 (of 18) The Duke of Guise; Albion and Albanius; Don Sebastian by John Dryden
  17. He will be an honour to his age. – Memoirs of the Private Life, Return, and Reign of Napoleon in 1815, Vol. I by Pierre Antoine Edouard Fleury de Chaboulon
  18. I will, upon my honour!" – The Tenants of Malory Volume 1 of 3 by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
  19. And not another word than them could I get out of him, your honour. – Dead Men's Money by J. S. Fletcher