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adjective honored pronunciation in American English /ˈɑnərd/
  1. 1
    [never before noun] proud that you have been given special respect or a special opportunity
    be honored (that):

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

    greatly/deeply/highly honored:

    I feel deeply honored to have been invited here today.

    honored to do something:

    We are honored to join with you in this celebration.


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