another name for the wax moth
- Honours of war
plural noun 1. (military) the honours granted by the victorious to the defeated, esp as of marching out with all arms and flags flying
[huhn] /hʌn/ noun, Informal. 1. (def 6). /ɑnz/ noun 1. short for honours (sense 2) 1721 as short for honorable; 1906 as short for honey in the affectionate sense. noun Sweetheart; honey •Used in direct address: What’s that, hon? (1906+) honey 1. Health on the Net Foundation 2. Honeywell International Inc.
/huː/ pronoun 1. (West Yorkshire & Lancashire, dialect) she
interjection An exclamation of surprise, consternation, amazement, etc: Hoo-boy! The cheapest way to have your family tree traced [1950+; perhaps a blend of hoo ha with oh boy; popularized by Walt Kelly’s comic strip ”Pogo”]