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honor bright

Definition of honor bright in English:

dated “On my honor”: I’ll never do it again, honor bright, I won’t
[from Thomas Moore's Tom Cribb's Memorial to Congress (1819)]
More example sentences
  • Honour bright, Your Majesty, I'm telling you the truth.
  • I promised him, honour bright, it was only between me and him.
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