pay homage

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See: honor
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Helene, who has never cared for anything but her own body and is one of the stupidest women in the world," thought Pierre, "is regarded by people as the acme of intelligence and refinement, and they pay homage to her.
Thus, under the name of Order and Civil Government, we are all made at last to pay homage to and support our own meanness.
We pay homage to the bravery and valour of the people of Hajin for demonstrating extreme will and participating massively in the funeral of the martyred youth,' she said.
The coming of age purification ritual is a part of the two-day festival held annually at Kanda Myojin Shrine each January to honour and pay homage to Daikoku, the deity of fortune
Today as we pay homage to her our heads also bow in gratitude', he added.
This was stated by Punjab University acting Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Taqi Zahid Butt while addressing a peace seminar organised by the Centre for Clinical Psychology on Friday to pay homage to the martyrs of Army Public School.
Residents of Tanauan in Leyte province pay homage to the town's patroness, Our Lady of the Assumption.
A civic movement has referred the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP)'s leader Korneliya Ninova to the prosecution over her decision to pay homage to late communist ruler Todor Zhivkov along with several other lawmakers.
We pay homage to our teachers by working at music: trusting them, following their advice, and responding to their demands.
Each year, since 1999, the 'Vijay Diwas' is celebrated on 26 July to pay homage to the soldiers who laid down their lives fighting for their motherland.
Muscat: Thousands of people from all walks of life were present on Thursday to pay homage to all the three victims of road crash, Pakistan School Muscat (PSM) principal said.
Even after the message, many Indians turned up at the consulate in the evening to pay homage to the deceased girl.