be honored

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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
References in classic literature ?
I am honoured with your good opinion, and I can dispense with Mr Haredale's.
I am the king Puff-jaw, and am honoured in all the pond, being ruler of the Frogs continually.
"I am so proud of this film and am honoured that the film's world premiere will take place at the Gala Presentation at TIFF 2019.
In a statement, the singer said: 'I am honoured to be accepting this degree from Oxford University, a world famous educational institution.'
I am honoured and humbled to take on this critical portfolio as the second Minister of Indigenous Services.
Summary: 'I am honoured to be here with you to receive this prestigious award,' Egyptian star says
Colin, minister at Palmerston Place Church in Edinburgh, said: "I am honoured to be selected for this opportunity to represent the Church of Scotland nationally and internationally."
Commenting on the promotion, Gardezi said, I am honoured to be promoted to the position of COO at Hashoo Group as I have spent some of the best years of my career here.
Speaking to the media after the ceremony - which he attended with wife Chan Ye Cheng, Wong expressed, 'I am honoured to be able to receive such courtesy from Harvard, which has almost 400 years of history, and become an alumni with many greats in history like Einstein, Hawking, and Churchill.'
He said: "I am honoured and I greatly appreciate it.
Mr Prentis said: "I am honoured to be re-elected and am delighted that Unison members have returned me as their general secretary.
I am honoured and excited to be given the opportunity to take over the reins from Sue Turnbull as editor of MIA, and I am looking forward to working with all those who make MIA such a fine journal: authors, theme issue editors, reviewers, the journal's readers, Reviews Editor Sheree Gregory, MIA's partner organisation ANZCA, the MIA editorial board and, under the new publishing arrangements, the team at SAGE.
"I am the only social worker from Bahrain, who received this award and I am honoured," said Mr Ambalayi.
I AM honoured to be reappointed to the West Midlands Fire and Rescue Authority, and have just attended the AGM in Birmingham.
"The last 20 years have been an extraordinary journey for me and I am honoured that ITV are celebrating my story along with so many friends and colleagues," enthuses Michael.