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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.
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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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She has been honored for her many contributions to the industry including being named as one of the 25 most influential people in America by Time magazine in 1996.