Definition of amende honorable in English:

amende honorable

Line breaks: amende hon¦or|able
Pronunciation: /əˌmɒ̃d ɒnɔːˈrɑːbl(ə), amɑ̃d ɔnɔʀabl/

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noun (plural amendes honorables pronunc. same)

literary
  • A public or open apology, typically with some form of reparation.

Origin

French, literally 'honourable reparation'.

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