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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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'A poor slob like me may not have added to the glamour of the institution but I can say on my word of honour that I tried my utmost,' Justice Khan added.
Nehru told a gathering in Calcutta on January 2, 1952, "We have taken the issue to the United Nations and given our word of honour for a peaceful solution.
It's moonshine that money old people find its way pockets working But, led by starve acre Scrooge Iain Duncan Smith, ex-Pensions Secretary, they now want to rat on their word of honour, claiming that the deal is "unsustainable."
The gang are so useless they leave their ransom note in the photocopier of the office next door (fortunately no-one has to use the copier during the day it takes them to realise their mistake and retrieve the note), and so amateurish they try to make a deal with Freddy where he'll give them his "word of honour" not to co-operate with the cops once they let him go.
"I give you word of honour. There will be no poor people left in Turkey in four years."
In the 18th century, some captured officers would give their word of honour that they would commit no further acts of war after their release.
"I can tell you that the word of the mayor is a word of honour. We have not been touched."