Honourable in a sentence as an adjective

I don't understand why he's getting thrashed, at first glance it seems a rather honourable thing to do?

The honourable thing to do in this situation is to find out and then post a helpful link for others.

This is how this will end: He will pick you up, and be totally honourable when you get into the car with him.

Those "honourable" wars were also the most brutal to both prisoners and civilians.

Admitting publicly that they've lost customer mail, when they don't really have to, seems pretty honourable.

Long gone are the days when "honourable" war meant agreeing to fight pitched battles on terrain that suited neither side and both sides knew was coming.

I think this is all relevant to the discussion about whether it's decent/honourable to use a similar name against his wishes.

"You ascribe honourable motives and noble behaviours to all actors.

A member of such a society - and they're almost always collectivist rather then individual - will strive to be honourable while avoiding shame.

Till before a decade ago college education was thought to be the only, yes only, conceivable route to an honourable livelihood.

There is little honourable about Fawkes intentions, however the actual quote is "the last man to enter Parliament with honest intentions.

As Richelieu said "Give me six lines written by the most honourable of men, and I will find an excuse in them to hang him."I pay US taxes and the US government kills people around the world.

"Robin Morgan:\n"I feel that ‘man-hating’ is an honourable and viable political act, that the oppressed have a right to class-hatred against the class that is oppressing them.

She'd put a fair amount of reputational capital behind the idea that github wasn't like that, so making a public retraction is the honourable move if she genuinely believes she was publically spreading misinformation previously.

Why can't the people be simply exactly and fully quoted instead of having something else put in their mouth?Why can't we see Einsteins quote from 1954 in the main article about him"The word God is for me nothing more than the expression and product of human weaknesses, the Bible a collection of honourable, but still primitive legends.

Even Amiga games, running on a system with substantially more memory, and on an OS with substantial built in support for it mostly, - with some honourable exceptions - just disabled the multi-tasking entirely and often hung everything off a loop tied to an interrupt handler or at most an interrupt handler and a separate "main" thread.

Honourable definitions


worthy of being honored; entitled to honor and respect; "an honorable man"; "led an honorable life"; "honorable service to his country"

See also: honorable


adhering to ethical and moral principles; "it seems ethical and right"; "followed the only honorable course of action"

See also: ethical honorable