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Meaning of "honor society" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HONOR SOCIETY

honor society  [ˈɒnə səˈsaɪətɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HONOR SOCIETY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Honor society is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HONOR SOCIETY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

honor society

Honor society

In the United States, an honor society is a rank organization that recognizes excellence among peers. Numerous societies recognize various fields and circumstances. The Order of the Arrow, for example, is the national honor society of the Boy Scouts of America. Chiefly, the term refers to scholastic honor societies, those that recognize students who excel academically or as leaders among their peers, often within a specific academic discipline. Many honor societies invite students to become members based on the scholastic rank and/or grade point averages of those students, either overall, or for classes taken within the discipline for which the honor society provides recognition. In cases where academic achievement would not be an appropriate criterion for membership, other standards are usually required for membership. It is also common for a scholastic honor society to add a criterion relating to the character of the student. Some honor societies are invitation only while others allow unsolicited applications. Finally, membership in an honor society might be considered exclusive, i.e.

Definition of honor society in the English dictionary

The definition of honor society in the dictionary is a society that high-achieving students are invited to join.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HONOR SOCIETY


contrariety
ˌkɒntrəˈraɪətɪ
ebriety
ɪˈbraɪətɪ
gaiety
ˈɡeɪətɪ
intersociety
ˌɪntəsəˈsaɪətɪ
notoriety
ˌnəʊtəˈraɪətɪ
propriety
prəˈpraɪətɪ
sobriety
səʊˈbraɪətɪ
society
səˈsaɪətɪ
subcontrariety
ˌsʌbkɒntrəˈraɪətɪ
subsociety
ˌsʌbsəˈsaɪətɪ
subvariety
ˈsʌbvəˌraɪətɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HONOR SOCIETY

honor
honor guard
honor roll
honor system
honorability
honorable
honorableness
honorand
honoraria
honorarily
honorarium
honorary
Honorary Secretary
honorer
honorific
honorifical
honorifically
honoris causa
honorless
honors

WORDS THAT END LIKE HONOR SOCIETY

Audubon Society
benefit society
Big Society
building society
civic society
civil society
class society
consumer society
debating society
dramatic society
Fabian Society
friendly society
high society
humane society
John Birch Society
Law Society
polite society
preservation society
Royal Society
secret society
variety

Synonyms and antonyms of honor society in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «honor society» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HONOR SOCIETY

Find out the translation of honor society to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of honor society from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «honor society» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

社会荣誉
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sociedad de honor
570 millions of speakers

English

honor society
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सम्मान समाज
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

المجتمع شرف
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

честь общество
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sociedade de honra
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সম্মান রোল
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

société d´honneur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kehormatan roll
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ehre der Gesellschaft
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

優等生協会
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

명예 사회
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Gulung kamulyan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

xã hội danh dự
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மறியாதை பட்டியல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सन्मान रोल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

iftihar listesi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Honor Society
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

cześć społeczeństwa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

честь суспільство
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

societate onoare
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κοινωνία τιμήν
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

eer die samelewing
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

heder samhället
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ære samfunn
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of honor society

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HONOR SOCIETY»

The term «honor society» is quite widely used and occupies the 25.474 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HONOR SOCIETY» OVER TIME

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HONOR SOCIETY»

Discover the use of honor society in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to honor society and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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University of Michigan Official Publication
Alpha Pi Mu, national industrial engineering honor society American Institute of Chemical Engineers, student chapter American Institute of Electrical Engineers, student chapter American Nuclear Society, student branch American Rocket ...
‎1961
2
College of Engineering
ADARA, Michigan senior women's honorary society Alpha Nu Sigma, national nuclear engineering honor society Alpha Pi Mu, national industrial engineering honor society Alpha Sigma Mu, national materials science and engineering honor ...
University of Michigan. College of Engineering, 1987
3
Billboard
Quick learners: Honor Society's ANDREW LEE, JASON ROSEN, MICHAEL BRUNOand ALEXANDER NOYES(from left) between Hollywood Records and Jonas Brothers. The album, co-written by Honor Society and John Fields and ...
4
New Perspectives on Microsoft Office 2003, First Course, ...
Data Files you might use in this Case Problem: PESLogo.jpg, PKPBadge.jpg, PKPKey.jpg, College Honor Society Honor societies recognize students who distinguish themselves in academics and leadership. Your assignment is to prepare a ...
Ann Shaffer, Patrick Carey, Kathy Finnegan, 2006
5
Ebony's Top Black High School Seniors
Melton is a member of the Mu Alpha Theta Honor Society. She wants to study history and pursue a career in the arts. T DANIELLE REED is class valedictorian at the Chicago International Charter School, Longwood Campus. She has ...
6
General Register
... student branch Chi epsilon, national civil engineering honor fraternity Engineering student council Eta kappa nu, national electrical engineering honor society Institute of radio engineers, student branch Institute of the aeronautical sciences, ...
University of Michigan, Charles Willcox, 1948
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Announcement
Alpha Pi Mu, national industrial engineering honor society American Institute of Chemical Engineers, student chapter American Institute of Electrical Engineers, student chapter American Nuclear Society, student branch American Rocket ...
University of Michigan. College of Engineering, 1962
8
The Michigan Technic
Alpha Pi Mu, national industrial engineering honor society American Institute of Chemical Engineers, student chapter American Nuclear Society, student branch American Rocket Society, student branch American Society of Civil Engineers, ...
‎1964
9
Science and Native American Communities: Legacies of Pain, ...
It is called the National Native American Honor Society. The Honor Society began at exactly 4:oo a.m. on October 4, 1981. I was in Flagstaff sleeping, but the Great Spirit came and shook me and said, "Write these things down: Indian Success, ...
Keith James, 2001
10
Skidmore College 2012
National College Comedy Festival Newman Community Nordic Skiing Omicron Delta Epsilon (Economics Honor Society) Outing Club Peer Advising Periclean ( Skidmore's Honor Society) Phi Alpha Theta (History Honor Society) Phi Beta ...
Emma Beckerle, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HONOR SOCIETY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term honor society is used in the context of the following news items.
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Tour to celebrate 100th anniversary of Scouts honor society
As Scouting's National Honor Society, the OA's purpose is to recognize those Scouts who best exemplify the Scout Oath and Law in their daily ... «Norman Transcript, Jul 15»
2
Augustana professor elected president of international psychology …
Augustana College professor of psychology Dr. Dan Corts has been named the 2015-2016 president of Psi Chi, the international honor society ... «Quad-Cities Online, Jul 15»
3
Honor society director retires amid sexual harassment allegations
The longtime director of the Jackson-based honor society Phi Theta Kappa announced his retirement on Monday amid allegations of sexual ... «Jackson Clarion Ledger, Jul 15»
4
Honor society
LA GRANDE — Juli Hol of Astoria was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, a collegiate honor society for all academic ... «Daily Astorian, Jul 15»
5
Mystic resident inducted into Kappa Delta Pi honor society
Christina Szczesny, of Mystic, recently was inducted into the Kappa Delta Pi honor society at Stonehill College. The society recognizes ... «Norwich Bulletin, Jul 15»
6
Old Saybrook resident inducted into Psi Chi honor society
Alexis Trabucchi, of Old Saybrook, recently was inducted into the Psi Chi honor society at Stonehill College. The society seeks to encourage, ... «Norwich Bulletin, Jul 15»
7
Local students inducted into Omicron Delta Kappa national …
... residents at Eastern Connecticut State University recently were inducted into the Omicron Delta Kappa national leadership honor society:. «Norwich Bulletin, Jul 15»
8
Kirkland resident initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
Alisyn Cundiff of Kirkland was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor ... «Kirkland Reporter, Jul 15»
9
Spencer Inducted into National Senior Honor Society of Mortar Board
Resident was inducted into the Western New England University Pynchon Chapter of the National Senior Honor Society of Mortar Board. «Patch.com, Jul 15»
10
Kilgore College English honor society inducts 54 students
Upsilon Delta, the Kilgore College chapter of Sigma Kappa Delta — the national English honor society for two-year colleges — inducted 54 ... «Longview News-Journal, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Honor society [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/honor-society>. Oct 2020 ».
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