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
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Paul Vixie, Chairman of ISC, said that "We are honoured that Murai-san has agreed to serve on our board of directors.