Definitions for honorable

Definitions for (adj) honorable

Main entry: honest, honorable

Definition: not disposed to cheat or defraud; not deceptive or fraudulent

Usage: honest lawyers; honest reporting

Main entry: honorable, honourable

Definition: worthy of being honored; entitled to honor and respect

Usage: an honorable man; led an honorable life; honorable service to his country

Main entry: estimable, respectable, honorable, good

Definition: deserving of esteem and respect

Usage: all respectable companies give guarantees; ruined the family's good name

Main entry: honorable, honourable, ethical

Definition: adhering to ethical and moral principles

Usage: it seems ethical and right; followed the only honorable course of action

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