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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
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But, his swearing of revenge in a soliloquy -- a dramatic element that uniquely combines both the public and the private -- does not necessarily imply that his honor is not at stake, because the Renaissance concept of honor was evolving into a more internal code; Hamlet's honor has become as much a matter of his own conscience as of public recognition.
Nichols uses his honors college and university as a case study for developing an honors-led common reading program that can improve the education of all students, honors and non-honors.
Before his honors tenure at Swarthmore, Aydelotte was himself a composition scholar at Harvard, Indiana, and MIT, and I like to think that he was partly inspired to title his book Breaking the Academic Lockstep because he was tired of reading the same essays over and over, too.