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honour

verb [T] (RESPECT) UK (US honor)     /ˈɒn.ər/ US  /ˈɑː.nɚ/
C1 to show great respect for someone or something, especially in public: He was honoured for his bravery.formal We are honoured (= proud and happy) to have you here tonight. I would be honoured to meet him.Showing respect and admiration To honour a promise or agreement is to do what you said you would: They decided not to honour an existing order for aircraft.Making and breaking promises and commitments
(Definition of honour verb (RESPECT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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