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She will be honoured for her work in promoting friendship between the two countries.
We are here today to honour the men and women who gave their lives for their country.
Demonstrators called on the Prime Minister to honour his pledge to improve healthcare.
Once a contract is signed, it has to be honoured.
This is the British English definition of honour. View American English definition of honour.
relating to the Sun, or coming from the Sun
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