a citation conferred on a contestant, exhibit, etc., having exceptional merit though not winning a top honor or prize.
[on-er-uh-buh l] /ˈɒn ər ə bəl/ adjective 1. in accordance with or characterized by principles of honor; upright: They were all honorable men. 2. of high rank, dignity, or distinction; noble, illustrious, or distinguished. 3. worthy of honor and high respect; estimable; creditable. 4. bringing honor or credit; consistent with honor. 5. (initial capital letter) […]
[on-uh-rand] /ˈɒn əˌrænd/ noun 1. the recipient of an honor, especially an honorary university degree.
[on-uh-rair-ee-uh m] /ˌɒn əˈrɛər i əm/ noun, plural honorariums, honoraria [on-uh-rair-ee-uh] /ˌɒn əˈrɛər i ə/ (Show IPA) 1. a payment in recognition of acts or professional services for which custom or propriety forbids a price to be set: The mayor was given a modest honorarium for delivering a speech to our club. 2. a fee […]
[on-uh-rer-ee] /ˈɒn əˌrɛr i/ adjective 1. given for only, without the usual requirements, duties, privileges, emoluments, etc.: The university presented the new governor with an honorary degree. 2. holding a title or position conferred for only: an honorary president. 3. (of an obligation) depending on one’s for fulfillment. 4. conferring or commemorating or distinction. 5. […]