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How to use the word honoured in a Sentence?

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The sea does not require to be recognized, and neither it falls into the rivers, nor it hinders falling the rivers into it. Similarly, intellectual, genius the sea of wisdom figures do not need and look for the applauses and appreciations, but they are naturally and automatically honoured by those who feel and understand their wisdom and thoughts

Ehsan Sehgal

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3 months ago

The players honoured the France shirt. It’s a defeat, we must admit it. We concede the defeat but it’s also frustrating, the game was lost on details but also on( refereeing) decisions, it’s very frustrating.

Fabien Galthie

Found on Reuters
6 months ago

Top News

It was refreshing to see the affected people and healthcare workers, you know, revitalised with the music, i feel so honoured to play there.

Peter Oluwadare

Found on Reuters
1 year ago

Entertainment

We are honoured and humbled to have been recognised in this way, we wish the new family every health and happiness.

Nick Price

Found on Reuters
1 year ago

Top News

Lots of them are doing ... 80-hour weeks and they don't have time to go to the local grocery store, so they use our robots for their shopping, we're honoured that we can be part of that solution.

Henry Harris-Burland

Found on Reuters
1 year ago

Technology

I'm honoured and happy to answer 'Si' to the invitation of the City and the Duomo of Milan. I believe in the strength of praying together; I believe in the Christian Easter, a universal symbol of rebirth that everyone – whether they are believers or not – truly needs right now.

Andrea Bocelli

Found on Reuters
1 year ago

Lifestyle

I have loved watching The Crown from the very start. As an actor it was a joy to see how both Claire Foy and Olivia Colman brought something special and unique to Peter Morgan's scripts, i am genuinely honoured to be joining such an exceptional creative team and to be taking The Crown to its conclusion.

Imelda Staunton

Found on CNN
1 year ago

Entertainment

At the Libya conference we must above all see that the weapons embargo is adhered to again, which is basically agreed by the U.N. but unfortunately not honoured.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Found on Reuters
1 year ago

World

To my friends : Kit, Peter, Gwen, Lena, Emilia, Nikolaj, Maisie, Carice, and especially Sophie whom I was in the trenches with for so much of this journey - I am honoured to share this with you.

Alfie Allen

Found on CNN
1 year ago

Entertainment

I ca n’t describe how thrilled and honoured I am to be taking over from the brilliant Craig Ferguson, it’s madness, really. When I got the job, I ’d never even been on an American talk show.

Associated Press

Found on FOX News
3 years ago

Entertainment

We expect contracts to be honoured of course, should there be a new owner.

Martin Brudermueller

Found on Reuters
5 years ago

Mergers & Acquisitions

As a car nut and a massive fan of Top Gear, I'm honoured and excited to be a part of this iconic show's new chapter, what a thrill!

Matt LeBlanc

Found on Reuters
5 years ago

Entertainment

Mrs Alison-Madueke was never arrested or detained and her passport was never seized. She was merely invited (by British police), and she honoured it promptly, she has breast cancer and it was not detected early. It was discovered nine months ago.

Oscar Onwudiwe

Found on Reuters
5 years ago

Energy

But to my mind, though I am native here And to the manner born, it is a custom More honoured in the breach than the observance.

William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 1 scene 4

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10 years ago

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