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 for Honored
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Honor \Hon"or\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Honored ([o^]n"[~e]rd); p.
     pr. & vb. n. Honoring.] [OE. honouren, onouren, OF.
     honorer, honourer, F. honorer, fr. L. honorare, fr. honor,
     n.]
     1. To regard or treat with honor, esteem, or respect; to
        revere; to treat with deference and submission; when used
        of the Supreme Being, to reverence; to adore; to worship.
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              Honor thy father and thy mother.      --Ex. xx. 12.
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              That all men should honor the Son, even as they
              honor the Father.                     --John v. 23.
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              It is a custom
              More honor'd in the breach than the observance.
                                                    --Shak.
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     2. To dignify; to raise to distinction or notice; to bestow
        honor upon; to elevate in rank or station; to ennoble; to
        exalt; to glorify; hence, to do something to honor; to
        treat in a complimentary manner or with civility.
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              Thus shall it be done to the man whom the king
              delighten to honor.                   --Esther vi.
                                                    9.
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              The name of Cassius honors this corruption. --Shak.
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     3. (Com.) To accept and pay when due; as, to honora bill of
        exchange.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  honored \honored\ adj.
     1. of high repute; -- of people.
  
     Syn: esteemed, prestigious, respected.
          [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]
  
     2. greatly admired.
  
     Syn: glorious, illustrious, magnificent.
          [PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  honored
      adj 1: having an illustrious reputation; respected; "our
             esteemed leader"; "a prestigious author" [syn:
             esteemed, honored, prestigious]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  61 Moby Thesaurus words for "honored":
     acclaimed, admired, adored, appreciated, celebrated, creditable,
     crowned with laurel, distinguished, esteemed, estimable, fabled,
     famed, famous, far-famed, far-heard, held in esteem,
     held in respect, highly considered, highly esteemed,
     highly regarded, highly reputed, highly respectable, honorable,
     in favor, in good odor, in high esteem, in high favor, laureate,
     legendary, marked, meritorious, much acclaimed, much-admired,
     mythical, noble, notable, noted, notorious, of mark, of note,
     popular, prestigious, prized, renowned, reputable, respectable,
     respected, revered, reverenced, reverend, talked-about, talked-of,
     valued, venerable, venerated, well-considered, well-known,
     well-thought-of, worshiped, worshipful, worthy
  
  

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