honorific

[ on-uh-rif-ik ]SEE DEFINITION OF honorific
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR HONORIFIC

The diplomas now issued to students in Law and Medicine are only honorific.

Not only is the honorific awarded to him, but is to be used by all his sons and by their sons.

Here was a suitable moment for the use of the honorific she felt.

Presumably this plural is honorific for the Honoured Mother Mhm.

Honoured, in this sentence, represents Bburs honorific plural.

It is a honorific form of address, not the symbol for devoted love.

Associated words: timocracy, timocratic, honorary, honorific.

If these articles of consumption are costly, they are felt to be noble and honorific.

O is the honorific placed before female names of not more than two syllables.

American pugilist, named Sullivan, original bearer of that honorific title, I believe.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR HONORIFIC

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.