Honor in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Honor

(transitive) to think of highly, to respect highly; to show respect for; to recognise the importance or spiritual value of | (transitive) to conform to, abide by, act in accordance with (an agreement, treaty, promise, request, or the like) | (transitive) to confer (bestow) an honour or privilege upon (someone)

Short Example Sentence for Honor

  • 1. I give you my word of honor as to that. 🔊
  • 2. I pawn my honor as the pledge. 🔊
  • 3. The author was not without honor save in her own country. 🔊
  • 4. Where then are truth, and faith, and honor fled? 🔊
  • 5. Forward, for the honor of Missouri! 🔊
  • 6. And Heaven send, that you may rather do What honor bids! 🔊
  • 7. In honor of the visit of Herr Schlesinger of Berlin. 🔊
  • 8. But honor required that some notice should be taken of that other duel. 🔊
  • 9. At any rate, she did all that a widow could do to honor his memory. 🔊
  • 10. I have the honor to be, sir, very respectfully, your obedient servant. 🔊
  • 11. No less than four Americans claimed the honor of having killed him. 🔊
  • 12. She gave him a pedigree that would have done honor to a Derby-winner. 🔊
  • 13. Mrs. Tarbell bit her lips, bowed, and thanked his honor as best she could. 🔊
  • 14. But the vehicle of honor was still "Gilsey's stage. 🔊

How to use Honor in Sentence?

  • 1. However, as the manager was in honor bound to provide for me, he kept his word. 🔊
  • 2. It's quite a different case from that of a duel, where one's honor is concerned. 🔊
  • 3. I honor you, and only wish I could have an opportunity to prove this by my actions. 🔊
  • 4. For those who are learned and wise I shall make much of and honor as so many angels. 🔊
  • 5. True and tender and brave and just, That man might honor and woman trust. 🔊
  • 6. If ever America produced a man whom the nation delighted to honor it was Perry. 🔊
  • 7. When the French people wish to honor an artist, they give him the cross of the Legion of Honor. 🔊
  • 8. We have to be pretty deeply in love with a person before we can do him the honor of joking familiarly with him. 🔊
  • 9. Frank shook his head, "I have not had the honor of meeting you before, Mr. Booth," he said. 🔊
  • 10. Necessarily, I did myself the honor to obey the command of the Emperor Wilhelm II. 🔊
  • 11. He had the honor of knowing his distinguished father, he said, and had once had the pleasure of being at his old home. 🔊
  • 12. He said he would permit it on condition that we should sign a stringent parole, binding us on our honor not to attempt to escape! 🔊
  • 13. So great was the honor paid to Columbus that he rode with the king and his son through the streets of the city. 🔊
  • 14. The honor was specially gratifying, since the promotion was made with the consent of every officer over whose head he was raised. 🔊
  • 15. And when Keith said firmly that he was very glad to hear it, she did him the honor to disbelieve him. 🔊
  • 16. I pledge my word of honor you shall meet with no reproaches from me, which, indeed, could no longer avail. 🔊
  • 17. Yes, I had the honor of advising him in several matters and of carrying through some rather delicate negotiations for him. 🔊
  • 18. To put forth all Britain's strength and not run away from the obligations of honor and interest. 🔊
  • 19. The nation had educated him for military service, and though he had fought with honor through one war, he did not regard the debt as paid. 🔊
  • 20. The honor of women consists in the good opinion of the world; and since that of your wife is eminently good, why would you have it questioned? 🔊
  • 21. The honor of turning her was reserved for the writer, who, grasping the shell beneath the flippers, essayed the task. 🔊