guest of honor


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guest of honor

a guest who gets special attention from everyone; the person for whom a party, celebration, or ceremony is given. Bob is the guest of honor, and many people will make speeches about him. The guest of honor sits at the front of the room on the dais.
See also: guest, honor, of
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sa, has been designed to mark the occasion of the Saudi participation as the guest of honor at the exhibition.
The event's guest of honor was received at the venue by the ambassador of Australia to the Kingdom Neil Hokins and a number of officials of the embassy.
Guest of Honor Reception, followed by dinner and the awards ceremony at 7 p.
Riyadh, Shawwal 12, 1434, Aug 19, 2013, SPA -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will be a guest of honor at the 20th Beijing International Book Fair to be held from August 28 to September 2, 2013.
Guest of Honor Lancaster, the first woman to hold her position in City government, thanked PWC for the award for Professional Leadership and announced that "$36 billion of construction work will be heading to New York over the next 10 years.
Seoul, Rajab 29, 1433, June 19, 2012, SPA -- The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia participates as guest of honor in Seoul International Book Fair 2012, which kicks off tomorrow in the South Korean capital of Seoul.
The meeting discussed preparations for Casablanca International Book Fair to be held on February 9, in which the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will be a guest of honor.