Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

2017 Word of the Year

proudful

[proud-fuh l] /ˈpraʊdˌfəl/
adjective, Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S.
1.
proud; full of pride.
Origin of proudful
1300-1350
Middle English word dating back to 1300-50; See origin at proud, -ful
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for proudful
Historical Examples
  • I wisht yo' daddy c'd of heahd yo' then—He was some man, Sam Mo'gan was, an' he'd sho' be proudful of his boy!

    Connie Morgan in Alaska James B. Hendryx
  • But when she got her breath she yelled out: Ah, now shall all tumble together, my proudful house and I under it!

Word of the Day

Nearby words for proudful

Word Value for proudful

14
18
Scrabble Words With Friends