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Meaning of HONORABLY

Pronunciation:  'ânurublee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adv]  with honor; "he was honorably discharged after many years fo service"
  2. [adv]  in an honorable manner; "he acted honorably"
 

HONORABLY is a 9 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: honourably, uprightly
 
 Antonyms: dishonorably
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Hon"or*a*bly\, adv.
1. In an honorable manner; in a manner showing, or consistent
   with, honor.

         The reverend abbot . . . honorably received him.
                                               --Shak.

         Why did I not more honorably starve?  --Dryden.

2. Decently; becomingly. [Obs.] ``Do this message
   honorably.'' --Shak.

Syn: Magnanimously; generously; nobly; worthily; justly;
     equitably; fairly; reputably.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: blamelessly, conscientiously, creditably, decently, erectly, estimably, fastidiously, high-mindedly, honestly, immaculately, irreproachably, meticulously, morally, nobly, punctiliously, purely, reputably, respectably, righteously, scrupulously, stainlessly, unimpeachably, unspottedly, uprightly, upstandingly, virtuously, worthily
 

 

 

 

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