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Another word for honor

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Noun
  1. Great respect or high public esteem accorded as a right or as due

      1. A gesture or movement of the body, such as a curtsy, that expresses deference or homage.
      2. An attitude of deference or homage.
      1. Formal acknowledgment by a vassal of allegiance to his lord under feudal law.
      2. Special honor or respect shown or expressed publicly.
      3. Something created or done in honor, admiration, or celebration of someone or something:
      1. Submission or courteous respect given to another, often in recognition of authority.
    See also:

    respect

  2. A feeling of deference, approval, and liking

    See also:

    respect

  3. A person's high standing among others

    See also:

    respect

  4. Recognition of achievement or superiority or a sign of this

      1. An evergreen tree (Laurus nobilis) of the Mediterranean region valued for its aromatic ovate leaves, used in cooking.
      2. A shrub or tree, such as the mountain laurel, having a similar aroma or leaf shape.
      3. A wreath of laurel conferred as a mark of honor in ancient times upon poets, heroes, and victors in athletic contests.
      1. Acclaim or praise for exceptional achievement.
      1. The act of distinguishing; differentiation:
      2. The condition or fact of being dissimilar or distinct; difference:
      3. A distinguishing factor, attribute, or characteristic:
      1. An expression of approval; praise.
      2. A special acknowledgment; an award.
      3. A ceremonial embrace, as of greeting or salutation.
    See also:

    respect

  5. The quality of being honest

    See also:

    honest

Verb
  1. To have a high opinion of

      1. An amount, as of goods, services, or money, considered to be a fair and suitable equivalent for something else; a fair price or return.
      2. Monetary or material worth:
      3. Worth in usefulness or importance to the possessor; utility or merit:
      1. To feel or show deferential regard for; esteem or admire:
      2. To avoid interfering with or intruding upon:
      3. To avoid violating:
      1. To think of or consider in a particular way:
      2. To look at attentively; observe closely:
      3. To relate or refer to; concern:
      1. To regard with respect; prize.
      2. To regard as; consider:
      3. Favorable regard; respect.
      1. To think carefully about (something), especially before making a decision;
      2. To think or deem to be; regard as:
      3. To suppose or believe:
      1. To regard with pleasure, wonder, and approval:
      2. To have a high opinion of; esteem or respect:
      3. To enjoy (something):
  2. To pay tribute or homage to

  3. To cause to be eminent or recognized

    See also:

    respect

  4. To lend dignity or honor to by an act or favor

      1. Seemingly effortless beauty or charm of movement, form, or proportion.
      2. A characteristic or quality pleasing for its charm or refinement.
      3. A sense of fitness or propriety.
      1. To confer dignity or honor on; give distinction to:
      2. To raise the status of (something unworthy or lowly); make honorable:
    See also:

    beautiful

Another word for honor

Noun
  1. Respect

  2. Glory

    See also:

    fame

  3. Integrity

    See also:

    honesty

  4. See also:

    judge

Verb
  1. To treat with respect

    See also:

    praise

  2. To recognize worth

    See also:

    admire

  3. To recognize as valid

    See also:

    acknowledge

Synonym Study

  • Deference suggests a display of courteous regard for a superior, or for one to whom respect is due, by yielding to the person's status, claims, or wishes in deference to his age
  • Reverence implies deep respect together with love he held her memory in reverence
  • Homage suggests great esteem shown in praise, tributes, or obeisance to pay homage to the genius of Bach
  • Honor implies popular acknowledgment of a person's right to great respect as well as any expression of such respect in honor of the martyred dead