verb (used with object), honed, hon·ing.
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Origin of hone1
OTHER WORDS FROM honehon·er, noun
Words nearby hone
Example sentences from the Web for honer
I do, your honer, jist for my wife's mother, ye see; but I live down towards Cash.The Macdermots of Ballycloran|Anthony Trollope
For nothing at all, your honer: that's just it; but ould Kennyfeck put him up to it.Roland Cashel|Charles James Lever
The Captain brought his weapon up to the salute, and said, "Major, the honer is moine; I'm deloighted to see ye."The History of Pendennis|William Makepeace Thackeray
"It ain't bein' a crowned head, but it's honer'ble," pleaded the sick man, continuing the conversation.The Skipper and the Skipped|Holman Day
But his genius won him world praise, and later, honer in his own country.Historic Fredericksburg|John T. Goolrick