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honourability Line breaks: hon¦our|abil¦ity
Pronunciation: /ˈɒn(ə)rəbɪlɪti/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

(US honorability)

Definition of honourability in English:


[mass noun]
The quality of bringing or deserving honour: she was the essence of kindness, honourability, and integrity
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  • But as her closer association with Mr. Darcy had worn down her earlier prejudices, she had come to put a great deal of faith in his essential honourability.
  • "What has been said and reported is an offence to the honourability of the Portuguese FA."
  • He brought that honourability with him into the classroom, and at the end of the day it was his young pupils who were the real beneficiaries of it.
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