what is difference between honored and prestigious
honored (comparative more honored, superlative most honored)
- US standard spelling of honoured.
- (American spelling) simple past tense and past participle of honor
- præstigious (archaic)
Attested since the 1540s; Latin praestigiosus (“full of tricks”), praestigiae (“juggler’s tricks”), possibly an alteration of praestringō (“to blindfold, to dazzle”), from prae- (“before”) with stringō (“to bind or tie”).
- (UK) IPA(key): /pɹɛˈstɪdʒəs/, /pɹɛˈstiːdʒəs/, /pɹə-/
- (US) IPA(key): /pɹɛˈstɪdʒəs/, /pɹɛˈstidʒəs/, /pɹə-/
- Rhymes: -ɪdʒəs, -iːdʒəs
prestigious (comparative more prestigious, superlative most prestigious)
- Of high prestige.
- She has a prestigious job with an international organization.
- Objects: award, prize, job, address, school, university, college, club, journal, firm, institution, office, etc.
- Douglas Harper (2001–2021), “prestigious”, in Online Etymology Dictionary.