Definition of 'time-honoured'
Example sentences containing 'time-honoured'
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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) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2010) 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) Times, Sunday Times (2010) 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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