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be honored

To feel very proud about something, often something that someone has bestowed upon one. I'm so honored that you asked me to be your best man. Jill was honored to have won such a prestigious award.
See also: honor

be/feel honoured (to do something)

feel proud and happy: I was honoured to have been mentioned in his speech.
See also: feel, honour
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"I am honored to have been adopted by the National Unity Party, one of the biggest political organizations in the country.
I am honored that the film will premiere at TIFF - my third film to premiere at TIFF and I cannot wait."
Lagarde, who led the IMF since 2011, said in a statement "I am honored to have been nominated for the Presidency of the European Central Bank." She added "in light of this, and in consultation with the Ethics Committee of the IMF Executive Board, I have decided to temporarily relinquish my responsibilities as Managing Director of the IMF during the nomination period." The European Union Council officially nominated today Lagarde to become the next president of the ECB, where she would succeed Mario Draghi.
"I am honored to have served as Axalta's Chairman over the past six years and proud of all the Company has accomplished," said Mr.
Responding to the honour, Abudu wrote on Instagram, 'As a Nigerian television producer, I am honored to chair the 47th International Emmy Awards and be part of an organisation that celebrates extraordinary television producers from all over the globe - Mo Abudu.
"I am honored to be the first RS president to have served two consecutive terms.
"I am honored that the chancellor and my colleagues continue to put their trust in me as we work together to educate exceptional physicians, advance research that transforms health care and improves health, and ensure that Arkansans receive the very best medical care," Westfall said.
Consul General Wagner noted, 'I am honored to visit this historic tomb and to pay respects to Mohammed Ali Jinnah and Fatima Jinnah.
I love my job and am honored to work for @POTUS." CBS News also said Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah was eyeing an exit.
In reply to this, Shoaib Akhtar also ed: 'I am honored to be chosen for these positions in the PCB .
The author said, 'I am honored to be involved in this way with my favorite Star Wars!'
Then, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud delivered a speech in which he said: "I am please and I am honored to be in Madinah these nowadays.
I am honored to spend the next several years in Macedonia with my family", announced Wednesday Ambassador Baily in the video-message in Macedonian language.
"I am honored to participate in this important program, and am passionate about making the most of this opportunity to make positive change in the health of our communities across the United States," Pipe said
"NCSL has built an impressive reputation over 40 years and I am honored to serve as president," Smith said.