honours list

honours list NOUN a list of people to be awarded honours.

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  • honours list — honours lists N COUNT: usu the N in sing, oft supp N In Britain, the honours list is the list of people who have been selected to receive titles or awards from the Queen because of their achievements. He has been made an MBE in the New Year… …   English dictionary

  • honours list — honours .list n a list of important people in Britain to whom titles are given as a sign of respect …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • honours list — noun a list issued by examiners that categorizes students according to the class of honours they achieved in their degree examinations • Syn: ↑class list • Regions: ↑United Kingdom, ↑UK, ↑U.K., ↑Britain, ↑United Kingdom of Great Britain and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • honours list — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms honours list : singular honours list plural honours lists British in the UK, a list of people receiving a special title from the Queen as a reward for their achievements …   English dictionary

  • honours list — /ˈɒnəz lɪst/ (say onuhz list) noun the civil and military awards of honours (def. 7), approved by the sovereign and published on 1 January (New Year s honours) and 10 June (birthday honours) of each year. Also, honors list …   Australian English dictionary

  • honours list — noun a list of people to be awarded official honours …   English new terms dictionary

  • honours list — noun (singular) a list of important people in Britain to whom titles are given as a sign of respect …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Agong's honours list — Yang di Pertuan Agong of Malaysia confers honours and titles.2005* Tan Sri Datuk Seri Ahmad Fairuz Datuk Sheikh Abdul Halim and Tan Sri Datuk Seri (Dr) Muhammad Ghazali Shafie are the 2 recipients of Seri Setia Mahkota (SSM), which carries the… …   Wikipedia

  • Selangor honours list — Selangor is one of the states in Malaysia that awards honours and titles.2003* 2 recipients of Sri Paduka Mahkota Selangor (SPMS) award which carries the title Datuk Seri . * 2 recipients of Datuk Setia Sultan Sharaffudin Idris Shah (SSIS) award… …   Wikipedia

  • Dissolution Honours List — The Dissolution Honours List names those individuals receiving Honours from the Monarch at a time following the Dissolution of the United Kingdom Parliament. Typically, the list will include retiring MPs who are to be Life Peers. Sometimes the… …   Wikipedia

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