Student Thesaurus

One entry found for honorable.
Entry Word: honorable
Function: adjective
Text: 1 following the accepted rules of moral conduct <the only honorable thing to do is to admit that you were wrong and apologize>
Synonyms decent, ethical, honest, just, noble, principled, respectable, righteous, upright, upstanding
Related Words decorous, proper, seemly; blameless, guiltless, irreproachable, unassailable, unimpeachable; chivalrous, high-minded, right-minded; conscientious, fair, good, incorruptible, moral, reputable, respected, scrupulous, uncorrupted, virtuous
Near Antonyms bad, blackguardly, corrupt, criminal, crooked, immoral, iniquitous, knavish, mean, rascally, reprehensible, roguish, rotten, scoundrelly, sinful; unfair, unscrupulous, vile, villainous, wicked, wretched; blamable, blameworthy, censurable; debased, debauched, decadent, degenerate, depraved, disgraceful, disreputable, dissipated, dissolute, libertine, loose, perverted, profligate, reprobate, shameful, unscrupulous, venal
Antonyms base, dishonest, ignoble, low, unethical, unjust, unprincipled, unrighteous
2 conforming to a high standard of morality or virtue <it was honorable of you to give all the credit to your friend> -- see GOOD 2
3 guided by or in accordance with one's sense of right and wrong <the only honorable thing to do is to return the extra toaster the company sent to you by mistake> -- see CONSCIENTIOUS 1