Given as an honor/honour, with no duties attached, and without payment.
"honorary degree; honorary doctorate"
Describes the holder of a position or title that is assigned to him as a special honor rather than by normal channels.
"honorary vice president"
"honorary member of the family"
An honorarium; a fee for services of no fixed value.
A kind of secret society that operates in name only, with membership given to honor some achievement.
archaic spelling of honorary
conferred as an honour, without the usual requirements or functions
"an honorary doctorate"
(of a person) holding an honorary title or position
"an honorary fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons"
(of an office or its holder) unpaid
"Honorary Secretary of the Association"
Done as a sign or evidence of honor; as, honorary services.
Conferring honor, or intended merely to confer honor without emolument; as, an honorary degree.
Holding a title or place without rendering service or receiving reward; as, an honorary member of a society.
given as an honor without the normal duties;
"an honorary degree"