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Definitions of HONOUR
- 2006 - WordNet 3.0
- 2011 - English Dictionary Database
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
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To respect; to venerate; to dignify; to exalt; to glorify; to treat with civility; to accept and pay when due, as a draft. Honours of war distinctions granted to a vanquished enemy Upon my honour, words accompanying a declaration which pledges one's honour for the truth of it. Laics of honour certain rules and regulations which prevail in fashionable society.
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By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
n. [Latin] Esteem due or paid to worthâ€”when said of the Supreme Being, reverence; veneration;â€”reputation; fame;â€”high rank; distinction;â€”a title given to judges in chancery;â€”true nobleness of mind; probity; rectitude; high principle; scorn of what is base and mean; bravery in man; chastity in woman;â€”that which adorns; ornament; decoration;â€”glory; boast;â€”pl. Public marks of respect;â€”privileges of rank or birth;â€”a mode of drinking healths;â€”academic or university prizes or distinctions;â€”the four highest cardsâ€”the ace, king, queen, and jack.