honourable meaning

EN Honourable

    Definition of honourable in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMmore honourableSUPmost honourableSUF-able
    1. (Britain, Canada) Alternative form of honorable.
      1. (Commonwealth of Nations, politics) A courtesy title applied to a cabinet minister, minister of state, or senator.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • You know that your arrangments for the fight are actually made; that already the British army is commanded by a Franco-British Council of War; that there is no possible honourable retreat for you.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adjectives
          • Uncomparable adjectives
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        1. en honourableness
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        Meaning of honourable for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "honourable" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective.
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