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honored

adjective

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honored

verb
past tense of honor

Synonyms & Antonyms of honored (Entry 2 of 2)

to show appreciation, respect, or affection for (someone) with a public celebration
  • the newlyweds were honored with a dinner given by the bride's grandmother

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“Honored.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/honored. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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