Definition of honor society noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


honor society

BrE BrE//ˈɒnə səsaɪəti//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɑːnər səsaɪəti//
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(in the US) an organization for students with the best grades at school or college Culture There are national and local honor societies, and many have Greek letter names, like the Beta Club. They can be for general academic achievement or for certain specific areas of study.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: honor society