Share this entry

Synonyms of honourable in English:


  • 1 he took the honourable course and resigned a decent and honourable man
    morally correct, honest, moral, ethical, principled, righteous, right-minded, full of integrity;
    decent, respected, respectable, venerable, virtuous, good, upstanding, upright, worthy, noble, high-principled, fair, just, truthful, trustworthy, trusty, law-abiding, incorruptible, reliable, reputable, dependable, faithful
    [Antonyms] dishonourable, crooked
  • 2 a long and honourable career
    illustrious, distinguished, eminent, great, admirable, glorious, prestigious, noble, notable, creditable, renowned, esteemed
    [Antonyms] deplorable
  • Definition of honourable in:
    Share this entry

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources