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honorable also: (British English) honourable
American English: /ˈɑnərəb(ə)l/
British English: /ˈɒn(ə)rəb(ə)l/

Translation of honorable in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 (honest, respectable)
    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)
    an honorable exception
    una honrosa excepción
    an honorable mention
    una mención honorífica or (Chile) honrosa
    Example 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.
  • 2
    also: Honorable
    (in UK)
    (tratamiento dado a representantes parlamentarios y a hijos de vizcondes, barones y condes)

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