honoured


honoured
adj.
BE; AE spelling: honored
* * *
['ɒnəd]
honoured that + clause (I am honoured that you have decided to offer me the position)
honoured to + inf. (he was honoured to be invited)

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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