honor roll
noun Date: 1909 a roster of names of persons deserving honor; especially a list of students achieving academic distinction

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Honor Roll — may refer to:* A list of honors students. * A similar academic honor, such as a Dean s List. * The name temporarily used by a rock band now called We Shot the Moon, from San Diego, California * A from Codename: Kids Next Door …   Wikipedia

  • honor roll — n AmE a list of the best students in a school or college …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • honor roll — honor ,roll noun count AMERICAN a list of the students with the best grades …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • honor roll — Synonyms and related words: agenda, beadroll, cadastre, calendar, census, census report, checklist, checkroll, docket, dramatis personae, head count, jury list, jury panel, lineup, muster, muster roll, nose count, order of business, poll, program …   Moby Thesaurus

  • honor roll — hon′or roll n. 1) edu a list of students who have earned grades above a specific average during a semester or school year 2) mil a list of names place, of citizens who have served or died in the armed forces …   From formal English to slang

  • honor roll — noun : a roster of names of persons deserving honor: as a. : a list of pupils achieving academic distinction b. : a public memorial listing the names of local citizens who have served in the armed forces …   Useful english dictionary

  • honor roll — 1. a list of students who have earned grades above a specific average during a semester or school year. Cf. dean s list. 2. a list of names, usually on a plaque in a public place, of local citizens who have served or died in the armed services.… …   Universalium

  • honor roll — noun A list of high achieving students at a university or college …   Wiktionary

  • honor roll — n. list of those honored (especially for academic or military achievement) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • honor roll — noun (C) AmE a list of the best students in a school or college …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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