English adjective: honorable
|1.||honorable not disposed to cheat or defraud; not deceptive or fraudulent|
|See also||artless, direct, echt, genuine, honorable, honourable, ingenuous, sincere, square, straight, true, trustworthy, trusty|
|2.||honorable worthy of being honored; entitled to honor and respect|
|Samples||An honorable man.|
Led an honorable life.
Honorable service to his country.
|Similar||august, laureate, revered, time-honored, time-honoured, venerable|
|See also||honest, honorable, just, moral, noble, reputable, worthy|
|3.||honorable adhering to ethical and moral principles|
|Samples||It seems ethical and right.|
Followed the only honorable course of action.
|4.||honorable deserving of esteem and respect|
|Samples||All respectable companies give guarantees.|
Ruined the family's good name.
|Synonyms||estimable, good, respectable|