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honourable

adjective UK ( US honorable)
 
 
/ˈɒn.ər.ə.bl̩/ US  /ˈɑː.nɚ-/
honest and fair, or deserving praise and respect
品德高尚的;值得尊敬的
an honourable person
品德高尚的人
Honesty, openness and sincerityReputation
honourably ( US honorably)
 
 
/ˈɒn.ər.ə.bli/ US  /ˈɑː.nɚ-/ adverb
They acted honourably and returned the wallet.
他们行事光明磊落,归还了钱包。
Honesty, openness and sincerityReputation
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