honor

Part of speech: verb

To regard with honor; bestow marks of honor upon; add dignity to.

Part of speech: verb

To pay, as a draft.

Part of speech: noun

Consideration due or paid, as to worth; respectful regard, or its outward tokens; a cause of esteem.

Part of speech: noun

Nobility of character; nice sense of what is right, noble, or becoming.

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Usage examples "honor":

  1. My honor is in my own keeping. - "The Bride of Fort Edward", Delia Bacon.
  2. I do not believe any of you quite realize what the honor meant to her. - "The Girl Scouts in Beechwood Forest", Margaret Vandercook.
  3. Watch over yourself, you are my happiness, my honor, my life. - "The Regent's Daughter", Alexandre Dumas (Pere).