Share this entry

Share this page

honour system

Saltos de línea: hon¦our sys¦tem

Definición de honour system en inglés:

sustantivo

A system of payment or examinations which relies solely on the honesty of those concerned: most hotel minibars have worked on an honour system
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The fact is that Medicare was basically an honor system that didn't work because the rules were dishonored by too many dishonorable people.
  • Our honor system routinely rewards cheaters and punishes honesty.
  • While privileges can be suspended if this policy is violated, the system operates mostly under the honor system.

Definición de honour system en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

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

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día terpsichorean
Pronunciación: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
adjective
relating to dancing