field of honor

noun phrase

Definition of field of honor 

2 : a place where a duel is fought

First Known Use of field of honor

1611, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about field of honor

Share field of honor

Statistics for field of honor

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for field of honor

The first known use of field of honor was in 1611

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on field of honor

See words that rhyme with field of honor

Comments on field of honor

What made you want to look up field of honor? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

lying above or upon

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Roman Mythology Quiz

  • the-triumph-of-venus-by-alessandro-magnasco
  • Boreal comes from the name of the ancient Greek god of which wind?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!