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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A feeling of self-respect and personal worth.

Usage examples (22)
  • Noun : civic pride. ,His art collection was the pride of the family. ,This bull is the pride of the herd. ,in the pride of adulthood
  • Verb (used with object) : She prides herself on her tennis
  • The problem is not the absence of pride in country, but the excesses of pridefulness in power.
  • There is more than a whiff of pridefulness in the president's account of his own foreign policy. for more
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