Definition In the honour

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Definition

(We are here) in honour (UK), honor (US) of (your mother): (We are here) to celebrate, to show respect for (your mother)
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Examples

  • "Before we begin, let us observe a brief moment of silence in the honour of her majesty the queen of England."
  • "Here's what I would like you to do: take an informal survey of the staff and see who is available to attend a small celebration in honor of Horatio next Friday."

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