be honored

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be honored

To feel very pleased about something, often something that someone else has bestowed upon the speaker. I'm so honored that you asked me to be your Best Man. I'm 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.
Mr Talfan Davies said: "I am honoured to be asked to chair such a dynamic organisation as Creative Skillset Cymru, and I'd like to thank John for his immense contribution over recent years.
Stewart Till, chair of Creative Skillset and chief executive of Sonar Entertainment, said: "Rhodri is a high-profile and respected industry figure, I am honoured to welcome him to the Creative Skillset Cymru National Advisory Board.
E[acute accent]"I am honoured to be joining one of the premier alternative investment firms as it establishes a local presence here in London to better serve the European markets," Mr.
I am honoured by the trust placed in me and I strongly believe that integrating the development and marketing management of all our products in North America will contribute to better serving our customers, with highly innovative and quality products at competitive prices," said Mr.
The combination of software and operations is a powerful driver for the future development of Internet technology, and I am honoured to have been asked to join this Board as a director.
Commenting on his nomination, Gian Carlo Di Risio declared: "I am honoured to be called upon to be part of the LVMH Group, world leader in luxury products.