Translation of "honour" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

honour

noun UK US honor uk /ˈɒn.ər/ us /ˈɑː.nɚ/
RESPECT 尊敬

B2 [ U ] a quality that combines respect, being proud, and honesty

名誉,荣誉;高尚品德
a man of honour 品德高尚的人
We fought for the honour of our country. 我们为我们国家的荣誉而战。
in honour of sb/sth

B2 in order to celebrate or show great respect for someone or something

为了庆祝…;为表示对…的尊敬
a banquet in honour of the president 为总统举行的宴会
be/feel honour bound to do sth also be/feel honour-bound to do sth

to feel you must do something because it is morally right, even if you do not want to do it

觉得在道义上应该做
I felt honour bound to tell him the truth. 我觉得应该告诉他事实真相。
do sb the honour of doing sth formal

to make someone proud and happy by doing or being something

做…使(某人)感到特别荣幸;做…给(某人)带来荣誉;赏光做…
Would you do me the honour of accompanying me to the New Year Ball? 你愿不愿意赏光陪我去参加新年舞会?
Your/His/Her Honour formal

the way to address or refer to a judge

法官阁下
Yes, Your Honour.
The case was dealt with by Her Honour Judge Kirkham.
REWARD 奖赏

[ C ] a reward, prize, or title that publicly expresses admiration or respect

奖励;荣誉;荣誉头衔
She received an honour for her services to the community. 她因为社区提供服务而获得了表彰。
He was buried with full military honours (= with a special celebration to show respect). 他被安葬时举行了隆重的军葬礼。
with honours

If you complete a school or university qualification with honours, you achieve a high standard.

以优等成绩毕业
verb [ T ] UK US honor uk /ˈɒn.ər/ us /ˈɑː.nɚ/
RESPECT 尊敬

C1 to show great respect for someone or something, especially in public

(尤指在公开场合)向…致敬
He was honoured for his bravery. 他因表现英勇而受到了表彰。
formal We are honoured (= proud and happy) to have you here tonight. 今晚您能光临我们深感荣幸。
I would be honoured to meet him. 要是能见到他,我会感到无比荣幸。

To honour a promise or agreement is to do what you said you would.

信守,执行,兑现(承诺或协议)
They decided not to honour an existing order for aircraft. 他们决定不兑现已有的飞机订单。
REWARD 奖赏

to give someone public praise or a reward

公开表彰;公开奖励
He was honoured with a knighthood. 他被封为爵士。

(Translation of “honour” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)