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honorary (not comparable)
- Given as an honor/honour, with no duties attached, and without payment.
- honorary degree
- Describes the holder of a position or title that is assigned to him as a special honor rather than by normal channels.
- honorary citizen
- honorary consul
- honorary vice president
- honorary member of the family
given as an honor
describes the holder of a position
honorary (plural honoraries)