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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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Actress Arci Munoz felt honored to be welcomed by Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena as the former visited the latter's home.
As a resident of White County, Ga., the mother of a White County schoolteacher, and the grandmother of a high school student, I felt honored that Kerry was recognized.
Smiling throughout the interview, Hill, a 49-year-old former minister, told reporters he felt honored to receive the death penalty.
I felt honored to be a member of the team of individuals who helped prepare for this important hearing.
I felt honored, and the Treasures Project was a precise fit into a portrait project I've been plugging away at for about 10 years: black and white, big negative (four by five-inch), wide-angle environmental portraits, done by available light.