- Honour is defined as great respect or privilege.
An example of an honour is receiving the Nobel Peace Prize.
- Honour is the British spelling for honor which is defined as to show respect for or give an award or title to.
An example of to honour is to knight someone.
honour definition by Webster's New World
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noun, transitive verb, adjective
honour definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun & v. Chiefly British
Variant of honor.