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honorable mention


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A citation to one who has performed well in a competition but has not been awarded a prize.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An award or recognition given to something that does not make it to a higher standing but is worth mentioning in an honorable way.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an official recognition of merit


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  • In 2008 her play received an honorable mention in Young Playwrights Festival National Playwriting Competition.

    A Book of Miracles

  • Her book, Hugs, Hope, and Peanut Butter, available at www.hugsandhope.org, earned honorable mention in the World’s Funniest Humor Contest.

    Chicken Soup for the Soul: Family Matters

  • M. de Castellane, in his answer made honorable mention of me; M. de Jonville, at Genoa, did the same, and these instances of their regard and esteem became new grievances.

    The Confessions of J J Rousseau

  • As Raleigh's friend and agent White's name deserves honorable mention in the history of 'Ould Virginia.'

    Thomas Hariot

  • An honorable mention of your name in the Lausanne Gazette has brought us many pleasant congratulations ...

    Louis Agassiz His Life and Correspondence


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