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honours list

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Brit a list of those who have had or are having an honour, esp a peerage or membership of an order of chivalry, conferred on them
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Noun1.honours list - a list issued by examiners that categorizes students according to the class of honours they achieved in their degree examinations
list, listing - a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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Honours List, runner-up in the Prix de la Salamandre, returns to France in search of a third juvenile Group 1 prize for the O'Brien team.
Second Empire's half-brother Hemingway, winner of the Acomb Stakes at York, Curragh maiden winner Darwin and unbeaten Honours List are the three colts short-listed by O'Brien for the weekend's Group 1 action.
Kevin Horkin, from Clitheroe, a friend of the singer's for 25 years, has written letters to David Cameron and George Osborne to request that she is recognised in the honours list.
Fans refer to the batsman as "Sir Geoffrey" and hoped he would be officially recognised in the New Year's Honours List.
75 or higher in the Spring 2014 term made it to the honours list.
PEOPLE of Coventry and Warwickshire are being urged to nominate someone they think is worthy of being on the Queen's Honours list.
In December 2003, he threatened to resign as chief executive of the Medical Research Council (MRC) over his apparent deliberate exclusion from the forthcoming New Year's Honours List.
THE Wales New Year's Honours list mentions Julie Bailey and Helen Donnelly for campaigning for improvements in the NHS and for elderly people and by exposing failure to provide a reasonable standard of services.
SIR - The Wales New Year's Honours list mentions Julie Bailey and Helen Donnelly for campaigning for improvements in the NHS and for elderly people and by exposing failure to provide a reasonable standard of services.
I'D like to take this opportunity of saying how pleased I am that my dear old friend Stan Peverley has been recognised in the Queen's New Year's Honours list.
Washington, Dec 31 ( ANI ): Actresses Angela Lansbury and Penelope Keith have topped the New Year's Honours list, which for the first time features more women than men.
Now the humble medic has another string to add to his bow after he was named on the Queen's Birthday Honours List to be awarded an OBE for his services to health.