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Definitions of honor:

part of speech: verb transitive

To treat with respect, deference, or civility; revere or worship; bestow marks of esteem upon; followed by with; dignify; acknowledge; accept and pay when due; as, the bank will honor my check. Also, honour.

part of speech: noun

Respectful regard; high esteem; worship; reputation; exalted rank; fame; uprightness; scorn of meanness, deceit, or unfairness; self- respect; chastity; an outward mark of high esteem; a title used in addressing certain officials; one of the four highest trump cards in whist.

part of speech: verb transitive

To hold in high esteem: to respect: to adore: to exalt: to accept and pay when due.

part of speech: adjective

HONORED.

part of speech: adjective

HONORLESS.

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