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English definition of “honorary”

honorary

adjective
 
 
/ˈɒnərəri/
GIVEN given as a reward to show respect: He was given an honorary degree from Cambridge University.Prizes, rewards and medalsShowing respect and admiration
NOT PAID If you have an honorary job, you are not paid for it: the honorary chairmanEmployment status and types of work
(Definition of honorary from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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