honourableBritish English; honorable American English
1an honourable action or activity deserves respect and admiration:
My father didn't think acting was an honorable profession.
2behaving in a way that is morally correct and shows you have high moral standards:
a principled and honourable man
3an honourable arrangement or agreement is fair to everyone who is involved in it
WORD FOCUS: good WORD FOCUS: good very good:excellent, fantastic, wonderful, great, terrific, neatAmerican English, superb, amazing, outstanding, brilliant, impressive, fine, first-class, out of this world of good quality:high quality, top quality, superior, deluxe, classy morally good:decent, virtuous, respectable, honourableBritish English/honorableAmerican English, upright, beyond reproach ➔ See alsogood
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.