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honorable

(Honest), adjective beyond reproach, blameless, chaste, clean, creditable, decent, erect, esteemed, estimable, ethical, excellent reputation, fair, full of integrity, good, held in esteem, high-minded, high-principled, highly regarded, highly reputed, highly respectable, honored, immaculate, in favor, in good order, In high favor, in one's good books, inviolate, just, law-abiding, law-revering, manly, meritorious, moral, much esteemed, noble, of repute, prestigious, principled, pure, reputable, respectable, revered, reverend, right, right-minded, sinless, spotless, squeaky-clean, stainless, sterling, true-blue, truehearted, unblemished, uncorrupt, uncorrupted, undefiled, unspotted, unstained, unsullied, untarnished, upright, upstanding, venerable, virtuous, well-thought-of, worshipful, worth one's salt, worthy, yeomanly

honorable

(Judge), adjective acclaimed, adjudger, adjudicator, administrator of justice, admired, applauded, arbiter, arbitrator, assessor, celebrated, chancellor, elected, eminent, esteem, esteemed, exalted, eximious, favor, held, held in esteem or high, held in reepect, her honor, high, highly considered, highly regarded, highly reputed, his honor, honorable justice, honorary, honored, honorific, illustrious, in favor, in high, in high reeard, intercessor, interpreter, jurist, justice, justicer, marked, moderator, much admired, negotiator, noble, notable, noted, of mark, of note, one who dispenses justice, praetor, preeminent, prestigious, prominent, quaestor, referee, respected, revered, surrogate, the court, umpire, venerable, well-thought-of, widely acclaimed, your honor

honorable

(Upright), adjective august, awe-inspiring, dignified, estimable, ethical, high-minded, high-principled, honest, incorruptible, legitimate, moral, noble-minded, principled, respected, time-honored, to be trusted, tried and true, true, trustworthy, uncorrupted, upstanding, venerable
See also: bona fide, clean, conscientious, correct, equitable, ethical, exemplary, fair, high-minded, honest, impartial, incorruptible, ingenuous, just, law-abiding, loyal, magnanimous, meritorious, moral, obeisant, outstanding, prominent, pure, reliable, reputable, right, scrupulous, sterling, straightforward, upright
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The Honourable Lisa Beare, British Columbias Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture and Member of the Legislative Assembly for Maple RidgePitt Meadows on behalf of the Honourable Claire Trevena
One of the beneficiaries of the workshop, Olanrewaju Teniola, who was the overall best student, thanked Honourable Fijabi for the gesture.
Furthermore, the honourable Court's order specifies that that the bail 'shall automatically stand cancelled upon expiry of six weeks', after which Nawaz Sharif must 'surrender to custody voluntarily failing which he shall be retaken into custody.' And for those who may have through that, at the expiry of the six-week period, Nawaz Sharif can simply file a bail application before the honourable High Courts (and claim that he has 'surrendered' before authorities), the honourable Court's order clarifies that 'surrender to custody by the petitioner shall not include surrendering before a court with an application for bail'.
Speaking on the occasion, Shri Madhu Pandit Dasa, Chairman - Akshaya Patra, said, "It is indeed a great honour to celebrate the milestone in the presence of The Honourable President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee and other distinguished guests.
The honourable Mr Etho was described by the "reunionites" as a charming, portly gentleman who admitted to "a bit too much of the good life" when he tipped the scales at 110 kg; his ruddy complexion and facial spider naevi supporting his comment.
For The ME Office and Hospitality Product Design Awards, the list of winners included: *Paratoner Designing, Honourable Mention/Group Seating for "Dem" *Interel ME, Honourable Mention/Accessories or Specialties -- Operating Supplies or Amenities for "Tophotel Guest Room Management System" *Guigiaro Design, Honourable Mention/Seating -- Ergonomic Desk/Task for "Luce" *HON Company Draw Link Group, Honourable Mention/Seating -- Ergonomic Desk/Task for "Nucleus" *AFU, Honourable Mention/Guest Room for "Knot"
Many believe dropping "honourable" in the wake of the expenses scandal looks like an admission of guilt.
We know that honourable members, who rightly condemned greedy and grasping bankers, will pay back with interest and donate a like amount to charity.
The Honourable Bill Graham - Leader of the Opposition - Graham.B@parl.gc.ca
De Santis's June/July story entitled Sexuality questions leave church at odds won an honourable mention in the category of best news story in a newspaper;
Stephanie Pearce, a former student of Algoma University College, received the Student Achievement Award Honourable Mention.
Unfortunately, says Valpy, too many corporations became less honourable in their business practices in this free-for-all environment.