Definition of 'time-honoured'
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In time-honoured fashion the series finale ends in mayhem. Times, Sunday Times (2009)In time-honoured fashion he will give with one hand while taking with the other. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But in time-honoured fashion she plays down any interest in the job. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There is a time-honoured way of distinguishing between people who all want the same thing. Times, Sunday Times (2010)One of the time-honoured ways of bringing interest to cooking is by adding alcohol. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Now laptops are getting in the way of that time-honoured educational process. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Yet new research suggests that this time-honoured practice is a guaranteed route to lower grades. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The sale of honours is a time-honoured practice of which all major political parties have been guilty. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Why can't it confirm the cheques in the time-honoured fashion? Times, Sunday Times (2010)In time-honoured fashion, the project ran over budget. Times, Sunday Times (2013)In time-honoured fashion, his brother is willing to go to any lengths to get him back. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Adding your name to a parent's policy is a time-honoured way of cutting costs and building experience. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This is the time-honoured English way. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The five singers were accompanied by ten dancers, but maintained their time-honoured practice of using recorded backing tracks instead of musicians. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I suppose you know such a stance is much more difficult than football's time-honoured custom of playing ostrich. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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