Synonyms of honour in English:
1 the general's record shows that he was a man of honour
integrity, honourableness, honesty, uprightness, ethics, morals, morality, principle, (high) principles, righteousness, rectitude, nobility, high-mindedness, right-mindedness, noble-mindedness;
4 he was welcomed with honour by the king
acclaim, acclamation, commendation, applause, accolades, tributes, compliments, congratulations, salutes, plaudits, bouquets, paeans, homage, praise, glory, eulogy, adoration, reverence, veneration, adulation, exaltation, glorification
rareextolment, laudation, eulogium
5 Mrs Young had the honour of being received by the Queen
privilege, pleasure, pride, satisfaction, joy, compliment, favour, source of pleasure, source of pride
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2 talented writers were honoured at a special ceremony
applaud, acclaim, praise, salute, recognize, celebrate, commemorate, commend, glorify, hail, lionize, exalt, fete, eulogize, give credit to, pay homage to, pay tribute to, show appreciation of, give accolades to, sing the praises of, sing paeans to
[Antonyms] disgrace, criticize
3 make sure the franchisees honour the terms of the contract
fulfil, observe, keep, discharge, implement, perform, execute, effect, obey, heed, follow, carry out, carry through, keep to, abide by, adhere to, comply with, conform to, act in accordance with, be true to, be faithful to, live up to
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