Sentence Examples


  • His literary and scientific reputation speedily brought him honourable recognition.
  • In character Turgot was simple, honourable and upright, with a passion for justice and truth.
  • He was a man of strong mind, honourable spirit and affectionate disposition, energetic both in speech and in writing.
  • Throughout the latter years of the reign she was kept in a sort of honourable confinement.
  • He again accompanied De Ruyter in 1672 and took an honourable part in the great naval fight at Sole Bay against the united English and French fleets.