honour noun (RESPECT) translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "honour" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (RESPECT)
UK ( US honor)
/ˈɒn.ər/ US  /ˈɑː.nɚ/
[U] a quality that combines respect, being proud, and honesty
a man of honour
We fought for the honour of our country.
Morality and rules of behaviour
in honour of sb/sth in order to celebrate or show great respect for someone or something
a banquet in honour of the president
Showing respect and admiration
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
I felt honour bound to tell him the truth.
Morality and rules of behaviour
do sb the honour of doing sth formal to make someone proud and happy by doing or being something
Would you do me the honour of accompanying me to the New Year Ball?
Polite expressions
Your Honour formal the way to address a judge
Judges and juries
(Definition of honour noun (RESPECT) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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