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Related to time-honored: traditionality
Respected or adhered to because of age or age-old observance.
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revered or respected because of long observance or continuance: a time-honored custom.Also, esp. Brit.,time′-hon`oured.
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|Adj.||1.||time-honored - acceptable for a long time; "time-honored customs"|
reputable - having a good reputation; "a reputable business"; "a reputable scientist"; "a reputable wine"
|2.||time-honored - honored because of age or long usage; "time-honored institutions"|
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