Definition of “honourable” - English Dictionary

“honourable” in British English

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UK US honorable uk /ˈɒn.ər.ə.bəl/ us /ˈɑː.nɚ.ə.bəl/


UK US Honorable uk /ˈɒn.ər.ə.bəl/ us /ˈɑː.nɚ.ə.bəl/ abbreviation Hon.
the Honourable

a title used before the name of some government officials, and in the UK before the names of some people of high social rank:

the Honourable Andrew Robinson
the Honorable Daniel P. Moynihan of New York

(Definition of “honourable” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)