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honour

(US), honor
1. 
a. Bridge Poker any of the top five cards in a suit or any of the four aces at no trumps
b. Whist any of the top four cards
2. Golf the right to tee off first

Honour

a. a title used to or of certain judges
b. (in Ireland) a form of address in general use
References in classic literature ?
They all went about their own affairs; and after doing the honors of the house, Fan was called to the dressmaker, leaving Polly to amuse herself in the great drawing-room.
They are much taken up," she said, "with doing the honors of Paris to Lord Deepmere.
The country's track and field Olympians finally get off the starting blocks starting Sunday with Mary Joy Tabal doing the honors as she races in the women's marathon at the 31st Summer Games here.