have the honor of (doing something)

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have the honor of (doing something)

A phrase used when one very pleased about something that has bestowed upon them. I can't believe I have the honor of being your Best Man!
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have the ˈhonour of something/of doing something

(formal) be given the opportunity to do something that makes you feel proud and happy: May I have the honour of the next dance?
See also: have, honour, of, something
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At 7 p.m., the celebration moved to the Crystal Ballroom for the banquet, Linthicum having the honor of presenting the award.
On Wednesday the MPs will discuss the state's financial position before having the honor of attending an iftar banquet, to be hosted by His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah for the legislative and exectutive authorities, he added.
Madinah, Ramadan 30, 1434, Aug 8, 2013, SPA -- The Prime Minister of Pakistan Mohammed Nawaz Sharief left the Prophet Blessed Mosque, following paying a visit, praying and having the honor of saluting the Prophet (Peace be upon Him), and his two august companions.
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The Chairman and members of the National Commission for Human Rights expressed their deep appreciation to His Majesty the Sultan for the establishment of this commission and having the honor of membership in it.
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It's a blessing," he said seconds later of having the honor of guiding his alma mater to the state finals for the first time in five supersectional tries since 1971.