honourworthy

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Etymology[edit]

From honour +‎ -worthy.

Adjective[edit]

honourworthy (comparative honourworthier or more honourworthy, superlative honourworthiest or most honourworthy)

  1. Worthy of or deserving honour; honourable.
    • 1910, James Anthony Froude, Thomas Carlyle:
      I trusted that I might have had other glad meetings and pleasant communings with my honoured and honourworthy father in this world, but it was not so appointed.

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