HyperDic: time-honored

English > 2 senses of the word time-honored:
ADJECTIVEalltime-honored, time-honouredacceptable for a long time
alltime-honored, time-honouredhonored because of age or long usage
English > time-honored: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningAcceptable for a long time.
Example"time-honored customs"
Synonymtime-honoured
BroaderreputableHaving a good reputation
Spanishconsagrado
English > time-honored: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaninghonored because of age or long usage.
Example"time-honored institutions"
Synonymtime-honoured
Broaderhonorable, honourableworthy of being honored
Spanishconsagrado, sacramental

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