Translation of "honour" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] (RESPECT) 尊敬 UK (US honor) uk us /ˈɒn.ər/ US  /ˈɑː.nɚ/

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

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

They decided not to honour an existing order for aircraft. 他们决定不兑现已有的飞机订单。

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