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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 chairman Employment status and types of work
(Definition of honorary adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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