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adjective honourable pronunciation in British English /ˈɒn(ə)rəb(ə)l/
  1. 1
    morally good and deserving respect
    Your father was an honourable man.
    The only honourable thing to do was to say nothing.
  2. 2

    Honourable

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    honourable

    formal used for talking to judges and some politicians, for example members of parliament
    the Honourable Mrs Justice Arden
    my honourable friend, the member for Newbury
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honourably

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I think he behaved extremely honourably throughout this whole ordeal.
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