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  Definition of honor
  1. a woman''s virtue or chastity
  2. the quality of being honorable and having a good name; "a man of honor"
  3. a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction; "an award for bravery"
  4. the state of being honored
  5. accept as pay; "we honor checks and drafts"
  6. show respect towards; "honor your parents!"
  7. bestow honor or rewards upon; "Today we honor our soldiers"; "The scout was rewarded for courageus action"
Similar Words: honour, purity, award, accolade, laurels, respect, abide by, observe, reward

 

Hyponyms: trophy, prize, aliyah, academic degree, degree, pennant, crown, cachet, seal, seal of approval, citation, commendation, mention, honorable mention, letter, varsity letter, decoration, laurel wreath, medal, medallion, palm, ribbon, Emmy, Nobel prize, Academy Award, Oscar, Prix de Rome, Prix Goncourt, glory, glorification, fame, celebrity, renown, esteem, regard, respect, repute, reputation, lionize, lionise, celebrate, tolerate, toast, drink, pledge, salute, wassail, ennoble, dignify, award

 

Derivational Morphology: honour, reward, award, present, laurels, honoring, observance, deference, respect, respectfulness, regard, esteem, respecter, wages, payoff, accolade, honoree

 

Language Translations:
Dutch: eer   Finnish: kunnioitus  
French: honneur   German: Ehre  
Hungarian: becsület   Italian: onore  
Japanese: 名誉   Serbian: čast  
Slovene: čast   Spanish: honor  
Swedish: ära   Telugu: గౌరవం  
 
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