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adjective honoured pronunciation in British English /ˈɒnə(r)d/
  1. 1
    [never before noun] proud that you have been given special respect or a special opportunity
    be honoured (that):

    Thank you. I’m honoured that you thought of me.

    greatly/deeply/highly honoured:

    I feel deeply honoured to have been invited here today.

    honoured to do something:

    We are honoured to join with you in this celebration.


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