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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.
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be/feel honoured (to do something)

feel proud and happy: I was honoured to have been mentioned in his speech.
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Summary: Cape Town [South Africa], Aug 7 (ANI): All-rounder Dane van Niekerk, who was named South African Women's Cricketer of the Year, said she did not expect it and is feeling honoured after the recognition.
"I'm feeling honoured that I'm being chosen as a Nobel Laureate," she said, speaking from Birmingham, England where she is now based.