honourable honourable

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) worthy of being honored; entitled to honor and respect
  2. (adj) adhering to ethical and moral principles

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Bless our land with honourable industry, sound learning, and pure manners.

News

  1. Media Advisory: Minister Nicholson to Make an Announcement

    The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada; Ellen Campbell, President and CEO of the Canadian Centre for Abuse Awareness; and Karyn ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Government of Canada Confirms Narwhal Harvest Plans for 2013

    The Honourable Keith Ashfield, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans; the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health and Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development; and the Honourable Peter Kent, ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Harper Government's Low-Tax Plan Provides Record Tax Relief for Canadian Families

    The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of National Revenue and Minister for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, today highlighted that the Children's Fitness Tax Credit is on track to provide an estimated ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "It's the same answer the President of the United States gave; it's the same answer many people gave," Mr Trump said. "She gave an honourable answer; she gave an answer from her heart."
    on May 12, 2009 By: Donald Trump Source: Times Online

  2. "They should be offered an honourable form of reconciliation and reintegration into a peaceful society, if they are willing to abandon violence, break with al Qaeda, and support the constitution," Clinton said.
    on Mar 31, 2009 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Reuters UK

  3. "I will step aside properly in an honourable and responsible way, and afterwards I will prove my innocence," Olmert told reporters from a podium outside his Jerusalem office. "I want to make it clear - I am proud to be a citizen of a country...
    on Jul 30, 2008 By: Ehud Olmert Source: guardian.co.uk

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