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honorable

adjective (Cdn Br honourable)  us   /ˈɑn·ər·ə·bəl/

honorable adjective (HONEST/FAIR)

honest and fair: The neighbors are decent, honorable people.

honorable adjective (DESERVING REWARD)

deserving public praise or reward: honorable deeds An honorable discharge from the armed forces is a release from your duties with praise from those in authority.
Translations of “honorable”
in Chinese (Traditional) 品德高尚的, 值得尊敬的…
in Russian благородный, честный…
in Turkish saygın, namuslu, onurlu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 品德高尚的, 值得尊敬的…
in Polish -…
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