An honorable Congress knows in its bones that the full faith of the United States of America is at stake.
He says, “I think the honorable thing for our species to do is deny our programming.”
Abigail Haglage rounds up what we know so far about the honorable Charles Ramsey.
early 14c. (mid-13c. as a surname), from Old French honorable, from Latin honorabilis "that procures honor, estimable, honorable," from honorare "to honor" (see honor (n.)). Related: Honorably.
"Now, George, you must divide the cake honorably with your brother Charlie."--George: "What is 'honorably,' mother?" "It means that you must give him the largest piece."--George: "Then, mother, I should rather Charlie would cut it." ["Smart Sayings of Bright Children," collected by Howard Paul, 1886]