English to Afrikaans Meaning :: honorable

Honorable :
- eerbareskandelikhonorableness

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Adjective(1) not disposed to cheat or defraud; not deceptive or fraudulent(2) worthy of being honored; entitled to honor and respect(3) adhering to ethical and moral principles(4) deserving of esteem and respect

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(1) Even if Lena's original intentions were less than honorable , at least in the end she told Bianca the truth.(2) The idea that an honorable death is better than a life of disgrace continues in modern Japan.(3) He assured him that his intentions with his daughter were honorable , and asked if he could speak to her.(4) He couldn't risk having her think his intentions were less than honorable .(5) I was beginning to feel all tingly as he gazed into the limpid pool of my eyes and professed his honorable intentions.(6) That part was true, but his reasons for marriage are not entirely honorable .(7) The most he could do was provide us with a handwritten note that vouched for our honorable intentions.(8) All I can do for you is give you the opportunity to die a quick, honorable death.(9) However, fear, as well as guilt, forced me to choose the more honorable course of action.(10) He used to be very kind and dependable and I used to believe that his intentions towards were me honourable and that once he had resolved all the issues with his ex-wife and children, that he would marry me.(11) He had reached a wrong conclusion, but there was every indication that he had come to this decision honestly and honourably .(12) As Western leaders become mired in squalid chaos, there is a noticeable lack of any honourable values shining through.(13) It is hardly the way to treat the most distinguished and longserving members of a noble and honourable profession.(14) They told the 66-year-old that the honourable course of action would be to resign.(15) There is nothing wrong with a government being kicked out of office for doing the right and honourable thing.(16) The Rt. Honourable Bernard Edward Barnaby Fitz-Patrick was born at Lisduff House, Errill on April 28, 1848.
Related Words
(1) honorable mention ::
Eerbare vermelding
1. honest ::
2. illustrious ::
3. ethical ::
4. estimable ::
1. base ::
2. dishonest ::
3. ignoble ::
4. low ::
5. unjust ::
6. unprincipled ::
Different Forms
dishonorable, honorable, honorableness
Word Example from TV Shows

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My father was
the most honorable man I ever met.

My father was the most HONORABLE man I ever met.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 6

But your father raised me
to be an honorable man.

But your father raised me to be an HONORABLE man.

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 1

Do you think the path from poverty to wealth
is always pure and honorable?

Do you think the path from poverty to wealth is always pure and HONORABLE?

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 6

that the honorable Lord Eddard Stark

that the HONORABLE Lord Eddard Stark

Game of Thrones Season 2, Episode 7

Speak sense to this honorable fool.

Speak sense to this HONORABLE fool.

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 5

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