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in honour of

Definition of in honour of in English:

As a celebration of or expression of respect for: a dinner given in honour of Nevinson
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  • There were great celebrations in Castlegregory in honour of the world champions.
  • Family members and friends joined May for a special celebration in honour of the occasion.
  • We do hope to see both young and old at this celebration in honour of our Lady.
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Word of the day orthoepy
Pronunciation: ôrˈTHōəpē
noun
the correct or accepted pronunciation of words