Honorific in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Honorific

giving honor or respect

Examples of Honorific in a sentence

The keynote speaker gave an honorific speech in which he expressed the respect he has for the president.  🔊

Even though he didn’t go to the university, the celebrity was given an honorific doctorate as a sign of distinction.  🔊

The straight A student was given an honorific title in honor of his hard work and academic effort.  🔊

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