feel honored

feel honored

To feel very pleased about something, often something that someone else has bestowed upon the speaker. I feel honored that you asked me to be your Best Man. I feel honored to have won such a prestigious award.
See also: feel, 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 ?
Casaubon, his looks improved with a glow of delight; "but if my poor physiognomy, which I have been accustomed to regard as of the commonest order, can be of any use to you in furnishing some traits for the angelical doctor, I shall feel honored.
All American veterans should feel honored by my dad's story, because it is their story also.
Buzek said Turkey should feel honored with its achievements in economy.
I enjoy being part of this magnificent company and feel honored to be its president.
As for the annual Pride of the Nation Armed Forces Day Hangar Dinner-Dance that Goodreau and her students put on, Palermo said he and other veterans truly feel honored by it.
We feel honored to be able to celebrate this significant milestone with so many of our close friends and associates,'" said Joshua L.
This is a great experiment that I feel honored to be a part of.
John Brattain added, "I feel honored to be one of the last F-14 guys to go through TOPGUN.
If my helping to preserve the Legacy of the Survivor Tree is helpful to them, then I feel honored that I'm able to be involved and bring my expertise," Bays says.
The competition was fierce and I feel honored to have won this advanced development contest.
I feel honored he's gonna do this with me,'' the 29-year-old Colombian pop star said at a press conference Friday, one day after winning six Billboard Latin Music Awards.
I feel honored to be recognized by the Foundation on this special night," said Burns.
We feel honored to have achieved the distinction of being selected as one of EDN Magazine's Hot 100 Products of 2006," said Ed Petrus, Ciranova's COO & vice president of engineering.
When told of Viloria's comments, Contreras said through an interpreter that it made him feel honored.