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honourable

adjective
     
honourable British English ; honorable American English
1 an honourable action or activity deserves respect and admiration:
My father didn't think acting was an honorable profession.
2 behaving in a way that is morally correct and shows you have high moral standards:
a principled and honourable man
3 an honourable arrangement or agreement is fair to everyone who is involved in it
honourably adverb
WORD FOCUS: good WORD FOCUS: good
very good: excellent, fantastic, wonderful, great, terrific, neat American 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, honourable British English/honorable American English, upright, beyond reproach


See also
good

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