honour honour


  1. (n) the state of being honored
  2. (n) a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction
  3. (n) the quality of being honorable and having a good name
  4. (n) a woman's virtue or chastity
  5. (v) bestow honor or rewards upon
  6. (v) show respect towards
  7. (v) accept as pay


  1. Sport-Horner and Lawrie honoured in Queen's birthday list

    LONDON, June 14 (Reuters) - European Ryder Cup golfer Paul Lawrie and Red Bull's Formula One team principal Christian Horner were recognised by Britain's Queen Elizabeth in the monarch's birthday honours list on Friday. Scot Lawrie was awarded an OBE (Order of the British Empire) for the work his foundation does in encouraging youngsters to play golf. "It's a huge honour but there are an awful ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. iomart Group wins International Datacentre & Cloud Award

    iomart Group plc , has picked up its third major industry honour in two weeks after winning the award for Private Cloud Services & Infrastructure at the 6th Internatio
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Industry Veterans Nirupa Bhatt and Vichian Veerasaksri Join JNA Awards 2013 Judging Panel

    HONG KONG, June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The organiser of the JNA Awards( http://www.jnaawards.com ), the most prestigious awards event to recognise and honour excellence and achievement in the jewellery ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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  1. Mr Obama said: "Over the past several years I've had the honour to call Teddy a colleague, a counsellor and a friend and even though we have known this day was coming for some time now, we awaited it with no small measure of dread."
    on Aug 26, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Belfast Telegraph

  2. "It is an honour for me to sign for one of the biggest clubs in football," said Jovanovic, who scored the winner in Serbia's World Cup win over Germany. "I cannot wait to start working with the manager and I'm looking forward to joining up...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Milan Jovanović Source: The Guardian

  3. "It is to make Britain safe and the rest of the world safe that we must make sure we honour our commitment to maintain a free and stable Afghanistan," Brown said.
    on Aug 16, 2009 By: Gordon Brown Source: Reuters

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