on one's honor

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of on one's honor

formal
used to say that one promises to do something
  • On my honor, I will do my duty.

Word by Word Definitions

honor play
  1. : good name or public esteem : reputation

  2. : a showing of usually merited respect : recognition

  3. : privilege

  1. : to regard or treat (someone) with admiration and respect : to regard or treat with honor

  2. : to give special recognition to : to confer honor on

  3. : to live up to or fulfill the terms of


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