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honorable mention

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recognition given to someone who has done something extremely well but who has not won the top honor
  • They didn't win the science fair competition but were pleased to receive an honorable mention.

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The first known use of honorable mention was in 1797

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“Honorable mention.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/honorable%20mention. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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