Translation of honorable in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (honest, respectable) [person/action] honorable he did the honorable thing and resigned hizo lo que correspondía: dimitió his intentions were honorable tenía intenciones honestas, venía con buenas intenciones 1.2 (creditable) [peace/settlement] honroso an honorable exception una honrosa excepción an honorable mention una mención honorífica or (Chile) honrosaExample sentences
- By resigning she did the honourable thing and deserves credit for that.
- Her husband followed later after completing a long and honourable career in the airline business.
- They told the 66-year-old that the honourable course of action would be to resign.
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An estanco is an establishment selling tobacco, stamps, bus and subway passes and other products whose sale is restricted. Cigarettes etc are sold in bars and cafés but at higher prices. Estancos also sell stationery and sometimes newspapers.