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We glorify the Holy Ghost together with the Father and the Son, from the conviction that He is not separated from the Divine Nature; for that which is foreign by nature does not share in the same honors.
Saint Basil

Meaning of "honors" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HONORS

honors  [ˈɒnəz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HONORS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Honors 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 HONORS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Honor (disambiguation)

Honour is the quality of being honorable. Honor or honour may also refer to: ▪ His Honour, a pre-nominal honorific ▪ Honour ▪ Honour, a 1995 play by Joanna Murray-Smith ▪ Honor, a Polish band ▪ Honor, Michigan, a village in the United States ▪ Honor, a high-valued card in contract bridge ▪ Honors, in bridge scoring, a bonus for the holding of high-valued cards...

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HONORS


bananas
bəˈnɑːnəz
confectioner´s
kənˈfɛkʃənəz
Connors
ˈkɒnəz
dry-cleaner´s
ˌdraɪˈkliːnəz
frighteners
ˈfraɪtnəz
Guianas
ɡɪˈɑːnəz
honeymooners
ˈhʌnɪˌmuːnəz
honours
ˈɒnəz
lacunae
ləˈkjuːnəz
manners
ˈmænəz
mismanners
ˌmɪsˈmænəz
partners
ˈpɑːtnəz
pufftaloonas
ˌpʌftəˈluːnəz
stationer´s
ˈsteɪʃənəz
trainers
ˈtreɪnəz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HONORS

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

WORDS THAT END LIKE HONORS

anchors
board of directors
board of governors
Bors
corruption of minors
Doors
Dors
favors
French doors
Group of Twenty Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors
horrors
indoors
majors
Mors
out of doors
out-of-doors
outdoors
pair of scissors
scissors
the majors

Synonyms and antonyms of honors in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «honors» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HONORS

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

Translator English - Chinese

荣誉
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

honores
570 millions of speakers

English

honors
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सम्मान
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مرتبة الشرف
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

почести
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

honras
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

honorless
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

honneurs
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tidak terhormat
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ehrungen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

優等
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

명예
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ora duwe pakurmatan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

danh dự
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

honorless
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आदरणीय
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

honorless
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

onori
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Sukcesy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

почесті
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

onoruri
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

τιμητικές διακρίσεις
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

honneurs
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ära
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

utmerkelser
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of honors

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HONORS»

The term «honors» is very widely used and occupies the 11.565 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HONORS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «honors» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «honors» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about honors

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10 QUOTES WITH «HONORS»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word honors.
1
Leon Askin
1988 I also received from the city of Vienna the cross of honour for art and science. These titles and the various honors mean a great deal to me, most of all for the reason that they would mean a great deal to my parents too.
2
Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
So when I had to make a decision whether I would like to do honors degree course in Islamic studies and Malay studies too, so I thought Islamic studies would be good.
3
Joe Barton
Our flag honors those who have fought to protect it, and is a reminder of the sacrifice of our nation's founders and heroes. As the ultimate icon of America's storied history, the Stars and Stripes represents the very best of this nation.
4
Saint Basil
We glorify the Holy Ghost together with the Father and the Son, from the conviction that He is not separated from the Divine Nature; for that which is foreign by nature does not share in the same honors.
5
Melissa Bean
I am excited to rise today to support National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day. This celebration honors the husband and wife business owner teams whose work helps drive the economy and fuel job growth.
6
Julien Benda
It may be said that modern Europe with teachers who inform it that its realist instincts are beautiful, acts ill and honors what is ill.
7
John Boehner
And we can celebrate when we have a government that has earned back the trust of the people it serves... when we have a government that honors our Constitution and stands up for the values that have made America, America: economic freedom, individual liberty, and personal responsibility.
8
Jean de la Bruyere
There is no road too long to the man who advances deliberately and without undue haste; there are no honors too distant to the man who prepares himself for them with patience.
9
Truman Capote
I was eleven, then I was sixteen. Though no honors came my way, those were the lovely years.
10
Adam Clarke
As preachers of the gospel of Jesus, do not expect worldly honors: these Jesus Christ neither took to himself, nor gave to his disciples.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HONORS»

Discover the use of honors in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to honors and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Honors Physics Essentials: An Aplusphysics Guide
"Featuring more than five hundred questions with worked out solutions and detailed illustrations, this book is integrated with the APlusPhysics.com website, which includes online question and answer forums, videos, animations, and ...
Dan Fullerton, 2011
2
The honors class: Hilbert's problems and their solvers
This eminently readable book focuses on the people of mathematics and draws the reader into their fascinating world.
Ben Yandell, 2002
3
Graduation with Civic Honors
Recognizing individuals with Graduation with Civic Honors, helps focus the attention of a new generation on realizing the possibilities of practical programs increasing civic engagement through community involvement.
Nels Lindahl, 2006
4
Voices at Midnight: Short Stories by Norwalk High School ...
Voices at Midnight is a collection of original short stories written by Norwalk High School honors English students in Norwalk, CT. The themes of this unique collection range from teenage-family relationships to social-political ...
Deborah Kopple, 2011
5
Louie Bellson Honors 12 Super-drummers: Their Time was the ...
Using the music from Louie's album Their Time Was the Greatest, this book/CD package offers the chance to play along with the hand-written charts used for the actual recording session.
‎1997
6
Teaching for Excellence. Honors Pedagogies revealed
What exactly are the characteristics of honors pedagogy?
Marca V.C. Wolfensberger, 2012
7
Whited Out: Unique Perspectives on Black Identity and Honors ...
Perhaps most importantly, the book illustrates why «acting White should not be among the rationales upon which many scholars predicate their arguments for the existing disparity between Black and White students' academic performance.
Anthony A. Pittman, 2009
8
A Spear of Golden Grass: Short Stories by Norwalk High ...
The themes of this collection range from teenage/family relationships to social commentaries. Each writer in this book of short stories also represents Norwalk High School's diversity in education. Mrs.
Deborah Kopple, 2010
9
Great Books, Honors Programs, and Hidden Origins: The ...
John J.Luck, Temporary Chairman, to the Committee on Academic Legislation, “ Report of the Committee on Honors Courses to the President of the University,” n.d. [1936]. RG 2/1/ 2.491 II. Box 13, 1934–36 Honors Courses—Reports of the ...
William Haarlow, 2003
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Differences in Academic Success and Honors Participation ...
As advisors work with Honors Program students, how can they support the specific goals of Honors Program advising and Honors students? This thesis will explore the effectiveness of advising practice in the Honors Program at the University ...
M. Christine McIvor, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HONORS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term honors is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Eagles George Lucas Carole King to Receive Kennedy Center Honors
This year's Kennedy Center Honors will recognize artists from a wide swath of American culture, including soft rockers Eagles, ... «RollingStone.com, Jul 15»
2
UW-Stevens Point honors locals' scholastic achievement
Full-time undergraduates who earned grade points of 3.90-4.0 are given the highest honors designation. High honor citations go to those with ... «Herald Times Reporter, Jul 15»
3
Ben Affleck Honors Derek Jeter at ESPYs 2015! (Video … - Just Jared
Ben Affleck is all smiles while hugging retired baseball player Derek Jeter on stage at the 2015 ESPY Awards on Wednesday night (July 15) at ... «Just Jared, Jul 15»
4
These three icons were unfairly ignored in MLB honors | New York …
Look, in a lot of ways these are the best kind of sports arguments because they take place in the court of opinion in which there is no right ... «New York Post, Jul 15»
5
TSU, Fisk partner to host national honors conference - WSMV …
The NAAAHP convention brings together honors students, faculty, staff and professionals from nearly 100 historically black colleges and ... «WSMV Nashville, Jul 15»
6
Belated honors for Patrolman Phillip Cardillo | New York Post
Belated honors for Patrolman Phillip Cardillo. Fellow police officers salute as the body of Phillip Cardillo passes by. Photo: Vic DeLucia. «New York Post, Jul 15»
7
Sacramento Sheriff's Department Honors Fallen Deputy Danny …
The Sacramento Sheriff's Department awarded nearly 30 men and women during a ceremony Wednesday morning. Honors were given to ... «FOX40, Jul 15»
8
New HGTC honors program puts college in select class | The Sun …
Randy Moser teaches his probability class at HGTC's Grand Strand campus. Moser is helping to start the college's honors program. | Jason Lee ... «Myrtle Beach Sun News, Jul 15»
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Local charity honors long-time philanthropist | 6abc.com
Local charity honors long-time philanthropist. Local charity honors local philanthropist after many years of support. Embed.