honourable

World English Dictionary
honourable or honorable (ˈɒnərəbəl, ˈɒnrəbəl, ˈɒnərəbəl, ˈɒnrəbəl)
 
adj
1.  possessing or characterized by high principles: honourable intentions
2.  worthy of or entitled to honour or esteem
3.  consistent with or bestowing honour
 
honorable or honorable
 
adj
 
'honourableness or honorable
 
n
 
'honorableness or honorable
 
n
 
'honourably or honorable
 
adv
 
'honorably or honorable
 
adv

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World English Dictionary
Honourable or (US) Honorable (ˈɒnərəbəl, ˈɒnrəbəl, ˈɒnərəbəl, ˈɒnrəbəl)
 
adj
(prenominal) the Honourable Hon a title of respect placed before a name: employed before the names of various officials in the English-speaking world, as a courtesy title in Britain for the children of viscounts and barons and the younger sons of earls, and in Parliament by one member speaking of another
 
Honorable or (US) Honorable
 
adj

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