honor roll



a list of students who have earned grades above a specific average during a semester or school year.Compare dean's list.
a list of names, usually on a plaque in a public place, of local citizens who have served or died in the armed services.

Nearby words

  1. honor camp,
  2. honor card,
  3. honor guard,
  4. honor killing,
  5. honor point,
  6. honor society,
  7. honor system,
  8. honor trick,
  9. honor-bound,
  10. honora

Origin of honor roll

First recorded in 1905–10

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