Definition of 'honours'
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The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
But officials vetoed the move before it could be considered by the sporting honours committee.The Sun (2015)
There have long been calls for the honours system to be reformed.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The honours system serves to recognise service to the country and paying your fair share of tax should be a minimum requirement.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The academic attacker gained a first-class honours degree in economics with business management this year.The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Of course, single honours study is possible too.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The names are then considered by specialist committees, which pass on recommendations to the main honours committee.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
THE honours system is long overdue for a shake-up.The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2016) The Sun (2006)
This was revised after much pleading and she went on to gain a joint honours degree in French and Spanish last year.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
In 2006 he was embroiled in the cash for honours scandal after being made a Labour life peer and minister for defence procurement.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The Commons public administration committee is looking at the propriety of the honours system and is expected to publish its findings next year..Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Sun (2011)
He says:'This was an opportunity to buy into a partnership where we would not be writing a foundation or honours degree programme in isolation.Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
He did well enough to be offered a place on the BA honours photography course, but dropped out in his third year.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Definition of honours from the Collins English Dictionary