What does do the honors mean?

Definitions for do the honors

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. do the honors(verb)

    act as the host and receive or introduce one's guests


  1. do the honors(Verb)

    Act as a host to guests

  2. do the honors(Verb)

    Perform a duty


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of do the honors in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of do the honors in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kurdistan President Masoud Barzani:

    We hope that Baghdad honors that agreement.

  2. Mark Twain:

    It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.

  3. Mayor Bill de Blasio:

    This is a common sense change, and one that recognizes our growing Muslim community and honors its contributions to our City.

  4. Mark Twain:

    We are called the nation of inventors. And we are. We could still claim that title and wear its loftiest honors if we had stopped with the first thing we ever invented, which was human liberty.

  5. Confucius:

    With coarse rice to eat, with water to drink, and my bended arm for a pillow - I have still joy in the midst of these things. Riches and honors acquired by unrighteousness are to me as a floating cloud.

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