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Definition of Honorary


  1. A fee offered to professional men for their services; as, an honorarium of one thousand dollars.
  2. An honorary payment, usually in recognition of services for which it is not usual or not lawful to assign a fixed business price.
  3. Done as a sign or evidence of honor; as, honorary services.
  4. Conferring honor, or intended merely to confer honor without emolument; as, an honorary degree.
  5. Holding a title or place without rendering service or receiving reward; as, an honorary member of a society.
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Honorary Translations

honorary in Dutch is ere-, weledel, weledelgeboren
honorary in German is ehrenamtlich
honorary in Spanish is honorario
honorary in Swedish is heders-