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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

    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

    See also:

    respect

  5. The quality of being honest

    See also:

    honest

Verb
  1. To cause to be eminent or recognized

    See also:

    respect

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

    See also:

    beautiful

Another word for honor

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