honor-bound [on-er-bound] adjective

  1. bound by or placed under the obligation of honor: She felt honor-bound to defend her friend.

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Obliged by one’s personal integrity, as in She was honor bound to admit that it was her work and not her sister’s. Also see on one’s honor.

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