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honourable mentionnoun [C]

UK (US honorable mention) uk   us  
a ​prize given in a ​competition for ​work of high ​quality that did not ​receive first, second, or third ​prize
(Definition of honourable mention from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “honourable mention”
in Chinese (Simplified) (颁发给未获名次但表现优异的参赛者的)荣誉奖…
in Chinese (Traditional) (頒發給未獲名次但表現優異的參賽者的)榮譽獎…
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