verb (used with object), prid·ed, prid·ing.
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Idioms for pride
Origin of pride
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OTHER WORDS FROM pridepride·ful, adjectivepride·less, adjectivepride·less·ly, adverb
Definition for pride (2 of 3)
Origin of Pride1
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Definition for pride (3 of 3)
Example sentences from the Web for pride
Pride weekend is held in June in Fair Park and includes a music festival, a family pride zone and the Texas Freedom Parade.
The day that I walked into a bookstore when my first book was published and saw my book, there was … I took more pride in that and still do than I do in pretty much anything I’ve ever done on TV or radio.
Not only have they been putting their lives on the line to provide crucial services for our country, they’ve done so with pride.ESSENCE Essential Heroes Awards: Join Us As We Honor Extraordinary Service In 2020|Rachaell Davis|November 6, 2020|Essence.com
Team members feel pride and ownership in their work and are able to see the results making a difference.
I hope that, somewhere, David and Rosa Thomas, Calvin and Millie Johnson and the former residents of Ocoee might be smiling with pride.
New York Fashion Week attracted crowds who prided themselves on their knowledge of the latest and greatest in high fashion.A Home Depot Marriage Proposal, Joking Bad & More Viral Videos||September 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I prided myself on having a mouth like a sailor, imagined myself unshockable.
Nora prided herself in knowing how to do things, where to get them, what was good and in what way it was good.Remembering Nora Ephron as Our Dorothy Parker, but More|Stephen Schiff|June 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It is a matter of common information that James prided himself on his cleverness.A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718|Wallace Notestein
He prided himself very much upon his carving, upon making a first-class job of it.Bliss, and Other Stories|Katherine Mansfield
If there was one thing he prided himself upon it was a knowledge of women.The Honorable Percival|Alice Hegan Rice
It was his hobby, and he prided himself especially upon his character as a man of business.The Young Duke|Benjamin Disraeli
Russia prided herself on her vast territory and immense soldiery, but her people did not believe in the Czars virtue.Human Bullets|Tadayoshi Sakurai
British Dictionary definitions for pride (1 of 2)
Derived forms of prideprideful, adjectivepridefully, adverb
Word Origin for pride
British Dictionary definitions for pride (2 of 2)
Idioms and Phrases with pride
In addition to the idioms beginning with pride
- pride and joy
- pride of place
- pride oneself on
- burst with (pride)
- swallow one's pride