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Princeton's WordNet

  1. honorably, honourablyadverb

    with honor

    "he was honorably discharged after many years of service"

Wiktionary

  1. honourablyadverb

    In a honourable manner.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Honourablyadverb

    Etymology: from honourable.

    The rev’rend abbot,
    With all his convent, honourably receiv’d him. William Shakespeare, H. VIII.

    After some six weeks distance of time, which the king did honourably interpose, to give space to his brother’s intercession, he was arraigned of high treason, and presently after condemned. Francis Bacon, Henry VII.

    ’Tis just, ye gods! and what I well deserve:
    Why did I not more honourably starve! John Dryden, Juvenal.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of honourably in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of honourably in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of honourably in a Sentence

  1. Immanuel Kant:

    It is not necessary that whilst I live I live happily; but it is necessary that so long as I live I should live honourably.

  2. Ashwini Bhide:

    If you lose a battle in court, better to accept it honourably than to take it to street.

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