Definition of Honored

1. Adjective. Having an illustrious reputation; respected. "A prestigious author"

Exact synonyms: Esteemed, Prestigious
Similar to: Reputable
Derivative terms: Prestige, Prestigiousness

Definition of Honored

1. Adjective. Respected, having received honor. ¹

2. Verb. (past of honor) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Honored

1. honor [v] - See also: honor

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Honored

honorablenesses
honorably
honorand
honorands
honoraria
honoraries
honorarily
honorarium
honorariums
honorary
honorary degree
honorary officer
honorary society
honorary trust
honorary trusts
honored (current term)
honoree
honorees
honorer
honorers
honorific
honorificabilitudinitatibus
honorificabilitudinities
honorificabilitudinity
honorifical
honorifically
honorifics
honoring
honorless
honorous

Literary usage of Honored

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1. Mark Twain: A Biography : the Personal and Literary Life of Samuel Langhorne by Albert Bigelow Paine (1912)
"... CCXXII A PROPHET honored IN HIS COUNTRY CLEMENS left next day for Columbia. ... Secretary of the Interior, were among those similarly honored. ..."

2. Collections by Massachusetts Historical Society (1833)
""It may please the worthy and much honored Governor, Deputy &, Assistants, &, with them, the present Courte, to take knowledge that our desire of staying ..."

3. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1901)
"JOSEPH LE CONTE, the most honored and beloved of American men of science, professor of geology and natural history in the University of California, ..."

4. The Complete Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott by Walter Scott (1900)
"... 630 К ven she, so long beloved in rain, Shall with my harp her voice combine, And mix her woe and tears with mine, To wail Clan-Alpine's honored Pine. ..."

5. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1894)
"Having determined the specific gravity of these alloys by the time-honored scheme of weighing in air and water, with a good balance, the results are ..."

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