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"honorary" in British English

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honoraryadjective

uk   /ˈɒn.ər.ə.ri/ us   /ˈɑː.nə.rer.i/
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"honorary" in American English

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honoraryadjective

us   /ˈɑn·əˌrer·i/
given as a reward, without qualifying in a standard way: The university awards honorary degrees to various distinguished people each year.
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honoraryadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈɒnərəri/ us  
given to someone in order to show respect for their achievements rather than through study, payment, etc.: honorary award/degree/membership
abbreviation Hon relating to a position that is given to someone in order to show respect and for which no payment is made: an honorary chair/chairman/chairwoman
(Definition of honorary from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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