be/feel honoured

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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

feel honored

To feel very proud about something, often something that someone else has bestowed upon the speaker. I feel honored that you asked me to be your best man. Jill felt 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 ?
"One of the lesser breed should feel honoured that a member of the holy race that was born to inherit life eternal should deign even to notice him."
I really feel honoured," Sport24.co.za quoted Van Niekerk as saying.
He said: "I feel honoured and very excited to have been afforded the opportunity to play for such a great club as Wigan.
Samina Baig said, 'I feel honoured to be a part of SCO again because the organization is sincerely committed to improve the quality of life in their regions and also to promote healthy sporting activities'.
He said Pakistan is Saudi Arabia's friend and a strategic partner and he feel honoured to visit the brotherly country.
"I was in the right crew, in the right place at the right time and I feel honoured to have taken part.
Chris said: "Macmillan Academy was one of the first schools to hold a licence to deliver the DOFE years and I feel honoured to have been invited to Buckingham Palace to receive a commemorative plaque to acknowledge and say thank you for our work with the charity during its diamond anniversary year."
She said: "I wanted to do something with him for so long and I feel honoured - he's very selective.
"I feel honoured. Liverpool has always had a massive musical heritage and I think there's a real heart in the city, and a real creativity, which is part of Tickle the Ivories.
"I feel honoured to be part of the distinguished Indian Property Show, which has come to symbolise as the best and most diverse showcase of Indian Properties in the UAE.
"The atmosphere was amazing and we feel honoured to be raising money for such a great cause.
Speaking of his win, he said: "It was hard work but an amazing experience, and I feel honoured to have made it this far.
She said: "I feel honoured to have received such a prestigious award for work I feel privileged to have been involved with."
I truly feel honoured to receive these SMSs and the joy of receiving them while abroad and contributing to Etisalat's international SMS revenues makes me feel that I truly have found a CSR initiative that I can be proud of.