the Honourable or Abbreviation: Hon
- (prenominal) a title of respect placed before a name: employed before the names of various officials
in the English-speaking world, as a courtesy title in Britain for the children of
viscounts and barons and the younger sons of earls, and in Parliament by one member
speaking of another.
Example Sentences Including 'the Honourable'
It was addressed to the Honourable Mark Thomas Henry Blair Penrose.
The Ambassador's Women
My title, by courtesy only, is the Honourable Amalia Lovell.
The White Dove
It was a useful unwinding procedure, and he'd have been surprised to learn it was endorsed by the Honourable Leo Sandon.
Pretty Maids all in a Row