An example of an honour is receiving the Nobel Peace Prize.
The crowds gave the returning general much honor and praise.
Honours are normally awarded twice a year: on The Queen's Birthday in June and at the New Year.
He wore an honour on his breast.
Military honours; civil honours.
Audie Murphy received many honors, such as the Distinguished Service Cross.
He is an honour to his nation.
At university I took honours in modern history.
The freedom fighters will be forever remembered and honoured by the people.
Ten members of the profession were honoured at the ceremony.
The prince honoured me with an invitation to his birthday banquet.
I'm sorry Sir, but the bank did not honour your cheque.
An example of to honour is to knight someone.