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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (2)

1. worthy of being honored; entitled to honor and respect;
- Example: "an honorable man"
- Example: "led an honorable life"
- Example: "honorable service to his country"
[syn: honorable, honourable]

2. adhering to ethical and moral principles;
- Example: "it seems ethical and right"
- Example: "followed the only honorable course of action"
[syn: ethical, honorable, honourable]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

honourable adj 1: worthy of being honored; entitled to honor and respect; "an honorable man"; "led an honorable life"; "honorable service to his country" [syn: honorable, honourable] [ant: dishonorable, dishonourable] 2: adhering to ethical and moral principles; "it seems ethical and right"; "followed the only honorable course of action" [syn: ethical, honorable, honourable]