adverb see honorific

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • honorifically — See honorific. * * * …   Universalium

  • honorifically — adverb In a honorific manner …   Wiktionary

  • honorifically — adv. in a honorific manner, respectfully …   English contemporary dictionary

  • honorifically — hon·or·if·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • honorifically — adverb see honorific I * * * honorifˈically adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑honorific …   Useful english dictionary

  • honorific — honorifically, adv. /on euh rif ik/, adj. 1. Also, honorifical. doing or conferring honor. 2. conveying honor, as a title or a grammatical form used in speaking to or about a superior, elder, etc. n. 3. (in certain languages, as Chinese and… …   Universalium

  • honorific — adjective Date: 1650 1. conferring or conveying honor < honorific titles > 2. belonging to or constituting a class of grammatical forms used in speaking to or about a social superior • honorific noun • honorifically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Honorific — An honorific is a word or expression that conveys esteem or respect when used in addressing or referring to a person. Honorific may refer broadly to the style of language or particular words or grammatical markings used in this way, including… …   Wikipedia

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