Translation of "honour" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (RESPECT) 尊敬 UK (US honor) uk us /ˈɒn.ər/ US  /ˈɑː.nɚ/

[ U ] a quality that combines respect, being proud, and honesty

a man of honour 品德高尚的人
We fought for the honour of our country. 我们为我们国家的荣誉而战。
in honour of sb/sth

in order to celebrate or show great respect for someone or something

a banquet in honour of the president 为总统举行的宴会
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. 我觉得应该告诉他事实真相。
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? 你愿不愿意赏光陪我去参加新年舞会?
Your Honour formal

the way to address a judge


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