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Synonyms for honorˈɒn ər

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term honor.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. award, accolade, honor, honour, laurels(noun)

    a tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction

    Synonyms:
    prize, purity, awarding, honor, laurels, award, honour, accolade, pureness

    Antonyms:
    dishonor, dishonour, attaint, shame, disgrace

  2. honor, honour, laurels(noun)

    the state of being honored

    Synonyms:
    honor, purity, award, accolade, honour, pureness, laurels

    Antonyms:
    dishonor, dishonour, attaint, shame, disgrace

  3. honor, honour(noun)

    the quality of being honorable and having a good name

    Synonyms:
    honor, purity, award, accolade, honour, pureness, laurels

    Antonyms:
    dishonor, dishonour, shame, disgrace, attaint

  4. honor, honour, purity, pureness(verb)

    a woman's virtue or chastity

    Synonyms:
    honor, purity, laurels, award, whiteness, sinlessness, honour, innocence, accolade, pureness

    Antonyms:
    dishonour, dishonor, shame, disgrace, attaint

  5. honor, honour, reward(verb)

    bestow honor or rewards upon

    Synonyms:
    reinforce, observe, repay, respect, reward, honour, abide by, pay back, honor

    Antonyms:
    dishonor, dishonour, disgrace, attaint, shame

  6. respect, honor, honour, abide by, observe(verb)

    show respect towards

    Synonyms:
    value, note, notice, watch over, comply, keep, mention, watch, detect, respect, honor, esteem, observe, abide by, prize, follow, reward, honour, maintain, discover, find, prise, celebrate, remark, take note, keep an eye on

    Antonyms:
    dishonor, dishonour, shame, disgrace, attaint

  7. honor, honour(verb)

    accept as pay

    Synonyms:
    respect, observe, abide by, honour, honor, reward

    Antonyms:
    dishonor, dishonour, shame, disgrace, attaint

Wiktionary

  1. honor(verb)

    Synonyms:
    glory, chivalry, gentlemanliness

  2. honor(verb)

    The state of being morally upright, honest, noble, virtuous, and magnanimous; the perception of such a state.

    Synonyms:
    chivalry, gentlemanliness, glory

  3. honor(verb)

    Veneration of someone, usually for being morally upright and/or competent.

    Synonyms:
    gentlemanliness, chivalry, glory

  4. honor(noun)

    A prize or award.

    Synonyms:
    gentlemanliness, glory, chivalry

  5. honor(noun)

    The center point of the upper half of an armorial escutcheon.

    Synonyms:
    chivalry, glory, gentlemanliness

  6. honor(noun)

    An ace, king, queen, jack, or ten especially of the trump suit in bridge.

    Synonyms:
    glory, chivalry, gentlemanliness

  7. honor(noun)

    The privilege of playing first from the tee in golf.

    Synonyms:
    gentlemanliness, glory, chivalry

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. honor

    In the old sense of wonder, admire is practically obsolete; the word now expresses a delight and approval, in which the element of wonder unconsciously mingles. We admire beauty in nature and art, delight in the innocent happiness of children, enjoy books or society, a walk or a dinner. We approve what is excellent, applaud heroic deeds, esteem the good, love our friends. We honor and respect noble character wherever found; we revere and venerate it in the aged. We extol the goodness and adore the majesty and power of God.

    Synonyms:
    admire, adore, applaud, approve, delight in, enjoy, esteem, esteem, extol, love, respect, revere, venerate, wonder

    Antonyms:
    abhor, abominate, contemn, despise, detest, dislike, execrate, hate, ridicule, scorn

    Preposition:
    Admire at may still very rarely be found in the old sense of wonder at.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. honor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    reputation, repute, fame, consideration, esteem, credit, glory, good name

  2. honor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dignity, distinction, elevation, high rank, distinguished position

  3. honor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    veneration, reverence, respect, homage, deference, civility

  4. honor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    integrity, probity, honesty, magnanimity, high-mindedness, nobleness of mind, manly virtue

  5. honor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    nice sense of right or justice

  6. honor(n.)

    Synonyms:
    ornament, boast

  7. honor(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    dignify, exalt, glorify, raise to distinction

  8. honor(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    reverence, revere, venerate, respect, pay respect to, pay deference to, render honor to

  9. honor(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    commemorate, celebrate, observe, keep

  10. honor(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    (Com.) accept and pay (a draft)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

honour, 'honneur, honorary, honoured, honors, honours, honouring, privilege, transmit, glory, credit, lordship


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