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  Words related to honor

Related / Similar Words: honour, purity, award, accolade, laurels, respect, abide by, observe, reward

 

Definition:
  • a woman''s virtue or chastity;
  • the quality of being honorable and having a good name; "a man of honor";
  • a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction; "an award for bravery";
  • the state of being honored;
  • accept as pay; "we honor checks and drafts";
  • show respect towards; "honor your parents!";
  • bestow honor or rewards upon; "Today we honor our soldiers"; "The scout was rewarded for courageus action";

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    Hyponyms: trophy, prize, aliyah, academic degree, degree, pennant, crown, cachet, seal, seal of approval, citation, commendation, mention, honorable mention, letter, varsity letter, decoration, laurel wreath, medal, medallion, palm, ribbon, Emmy, Nobel prize, Academy Award, Oscar, Prix de Rome, Prix Goncourt, glory, glorification, fame, celebrity, renown, esteem, regard, respect, repute, reputation, lionize, lionise, celebrate, tolerate, toast, drink, pledge, salute, wassail, ennoble, dignify, award

     

    Derivational Morphology: honour, reward, award, present, laurels, honoring, observance, deference, respect, respectfulness, regard, esteem, respecter, wages, payoff, accolade, honoree

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: eer   Finnish: kunnioitus  
    French: honneur   German: Ehre  
    Hungarian: becsület   Italian: onore  
    Japanese: 名誉   Serbian: čast  
    Slovene: čast   Spanish: honor  
    Swedish: ära   Telugu: గౌరవం  
     
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