Honors

1) High cards, especially if they have scoring value
2) Bridge The five highest trumps, or, if there is no trump, the four aces

The official rules of card games glossary. 2009.

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  • honors — hon|ors [ anərz ] noun plural if you graduate with honors, you have reached the highest level of achievement at college or HIGH SCHOOL a. used about courses in college or HIGH SCHOOL that are more difficult than the regular courses: an honors… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • honors — adjective More challenging than normal, applied to classes in school. Im taking honors math this year …   Wiktionary

  • honors — (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Courtesies] Syn. ceremony, privilege, duties. 2. [Distinction] Syn. high honors, award, prize, medal, laurels, wreath, garland, favor, kudos, feather in one s cap* …   English dictionary for students

  • honors — honor (Amer.) n. esteem, respect, good reputation; integrity, honesty, truthfulness; award, tribute; privilege; pride, dignity (also honour) v. show respect; respect, esteem; give an award to, pay tribute, praise; accept; fulfill a promise (also… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • honors — n. pl. 1. Dignities, titles, privileges. 2. Adornments, decorations, beauties, glories. 3. Civilities, formal acts of respect, tokens of respect. 4. Academic distinctions, scholarly rank …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • honors — noun (plural) the American spelling of honours see also: with honours honour 1 (12) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • honors — plural of honor present third singular of honor …   Useful english dictionary

  • Honors course — is a distinction applied in the United States to certain classes to distinguish them from standard course offerings. The difference between a regular class (such as English 1) and the honors class (English 1 Honors) is not necessarily the amount… …   Wikipedia

  • Honors and awards to Harold Pinter — lists prizes and other honors and awards received by English playwright Harold Pinter (in chronological order). Pinter declined a British knighthood in 1996, when it was offered to him on behalf of Queen Elizabeth II by British Prime Minister… …   Wikipedia

  • Honors Haven Resort & Spa — (Ellenville,США) Категория отеля: 4 звездочный отель Адрес: 1195 Arrowhead …   Каталог отелей

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