Pronunciation of Honorable
/ˈɒnəɹəbə͡l/, /ˈɒnəɹəbəl/, /ˈɒ_n_ə_ɹ_ə_b_əl/
Antonyms for honorable:
Synonyms for honorable:
Other synonyms and related words:
hefty, straight-shooting, dependable, honourable, undecomposed, healthy, sizable, salutary, safe, great, proficient, near, incorruptible, tidy, conscientious, exemplary, solid, goodly, secure, venerable, serious, unspoiled, august, computable, ripe, proud, chivalrous, generous, skillful, straight, deserving, sizeable, expert, praiseworthy, revered, scrupulous, skilful, faithful, laureate, conscionable, commendable, open, well-intentioned, downright, full, dear, practiced, sound, laudable, reputable, adept, dignified, reliable, admirable, nice, manly, beneficial, opprobrious, time-honored, time-honoured, upright, goodish, meritorious, unspoilt, lordly, royal.
fundamental, Simon-pure, chaste, austere, aboriginal, irreducible, simple, stainless, blameless, spotless, pure, untainted, unadorned, decent, stark, angelic, atomic, elemental, sinless, uncluttered, faultless, basal, primary, unsullied, prime, clear, undiluted, unalloyed, guiltless, formative, untarnished, primal, bare, undefiled, innocent, unadulterated, clean, virtuous, immaculate, purebred, foundational, indivisible, elementary, plain, nascent, essential, white, basic, monolithic, unblemished.
just, straightforward, truthful, reputable, faithful, law-abiding, noble, chivalrous, principled, upright, conscientious, forthright, honest, ethical, righteous, virtuous, dependable, respectable, sincere, reliable, trustworthy.
law-abiding, pure, honest, creditable, good, principled, fair, noble, virtuous, untarnished, blameless, angelical, irreproachable, upstanding, moral, worthy, estimable, unimpeachable, saintly, respectable, forthright, righteous, right-minded, true.
angelical, respectable, virtuous, decent, good, high-minded, worthy, clean, guiltless, creditable, blameless, faultless, heroic, ethical, pure, upstanding, uncorrupted, estimable, Taintless, noble, valorous, moral, unspotted, unsullied, righteous.
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Usage examples for honorable:
- It is wise and honorable to keep it. - "The Book of Business Etiquette", Nella Henney.
- I will when I have seen the honorable judge come in. - "A Tar-Heel Baron", Mabell Shippie Clarke Pelton.
- There were many honorable gentlemen who had benefitted by the pressure from without, who owed their rank in society and their seats in that house to the industry of the negroes. - "The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus", American Anti-Slavery Society.