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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 ?
Count Ilya Rostov with the other members of the committee sat facing Bagration and, as the very personification of Moscow hospitality, did the honors to the prince.
"Your honor gave me two of these Frenchmen when they were only guilty of fighting for Charles I.
"And if that were the case would your honor condemn his action?"
"Then," said Mordaunt, "your honor gives me my liberty for to-night?"
it is there you are mistaken, madame," said Montalais, highly exasperated; "I am no longer a maid of honor, of madame's at least."
"I say I am going to belong to her household, as maid of honor, that is what I say."
"As maid of honor!" cried, at the same time, Madame de Saint-Remy with despair, and Mademoiselle de la Valliere with delight.
"Maid of honor to the young madame!" repeated Madame de Saint-Remy, still but half convinced.
Louise de la Valliere shall be maid of honor to Madame Henrietta within a week."
Keep your brevet, Mademoiselle de la Valliere shall be a maid of honor."
Malicorne is going to have me appointed maid of honor?"
"Should you also like to be maid of honor?" asked Malicorne of Madame de Saint-Remy.