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  • honour — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} (BrE) (AmE honor) noun 1 sth that makes you feel proud ADJECTIVE ▪ great, rare, special, tremendous ▪ Eastlake Studio received top honours in the interior design category. ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • Honour — • May be defined as the deferential recognition by word or sign of another s worth or station Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Honour     Honour      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • honour — /ˈɒnə / (say onuh) noun 1. high public esteem; fame; glory. 2. credit or reputation for behaviour that is becoming or worthy. 3. a source of credit or distinction: to be an honour to one s family. 4. high respect, as for worth, merit, or rank: to …   Australian English dictionary

  • honour — 1 BrE honor AmE noun 1 RESPECT (U) the respect that you, your family, your country etc receive from other people, which makes you feel proud: For the French team, winning tomorrow s game is a matter of national honour. | sb s honour is at stake ( …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • honour — n. & v. (US honor) n. 1 high respect; glory; credit, reputation, good name. 2 adherence to what is right or to a conventional standard of conduct. 3 nobleness of mind, magnanimity (honour among thieves). 4 a thing conferred as a distinction, esp …   Useful english dictionary

  • honour — (US honor) noun 1》 great respect or esteem.     ↘a feeling of pride and pleasure from being shown respect.     ↘a source of esteem. 2》 a clear sense of what is morally right. 3》 a thing conferred as a distinction.     ↘(honours) a special… …   English new terms dictionary

  • accept — verb 1 take/receive ADVERB ▪ eagerly, gladly, graciously, gratefully, willingly ▪ She graciously accepted my apology. ▪ reluctantly …   Collocations dictionary

  • For Better or For Worse characters — The characters in Lynn Johnston s cartoon strip For Better or For Worse have extensive back stories. The birthdates of the characters as shown below are the characters birthdates in current continuity, as shown on the strip s… …   Wikipedia

  • Declining a British honour — The following is a partial list of people who have declined a British honour, such as a knighthood or an honour, usually within the Order of the British Empire. In most cases, the honour was rejected privately; others were rejected publicly, or… …   Wikipedia

  • a prophet is not without honour save in his own country — With allusion to MATTHEW xiii. 57 (AV) A prophet is not without honour, save in his own country, and in his own house. a 1485 CAXTON in Malory Works (1967) I. p. cxlv. The word of God..sayth that no man is accept for a prophete in his owne… …   Proverbs new dictionary

  • Legion of Honour — Legion of Honor redirects here. For other uses, see Legion of Honor (disambiguation). National Order of the Legion of Honour Ordre national de la Légion d honneur Officier medal of the French Légion d honneur Awarded by France …   Wikipedia

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