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honor society

noun

Simple Definition of honor society

  • : a group of students who are honored for receiving good grades

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of honor society

  1. :  a society for the recognition of scholarly achievement especially of undergraduates

1927

First Known Use of honor society

1927

Rhymes with honor society


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