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honorableadjective

(Cdn Br honourable)  us   /ˈɑn·ər·ə·bəl/
  • honorable adjective (HONEST/FAIR)

honest and ​fair: The ​neighbors are ​decent, honorable ​people.
  • honorable adjective (DESERVING REWARD)

deservingpublicpraise or ​reward: honorable ​deeds
An honorable ​discharge from the ​armedforces is a ​release from ​your duties with ​praise from those in ​authority.
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"honorable" in British English

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honorableadjective

uk   /ˈɒn.ər.ə.bəl/  us   /ˈɑː.nɚ.ə.bəl/

Honorableadjective

uk   /ˈɒn.ər.ə.bəl/  us   /ˈɑː.nɚ.ə.bəl/
US spelling of Honourable
(Definition of honorable from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “honorable”
in Chinese (Simplified) 品德高尚的, 值得尊敬的…
in Turkish saygın, namuslu, onurlu…
in Russian благородный, честный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 品德高尚的, 值得尊敬的…
in Polish -…
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