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Definitions of proud:

part of speech: adjective

Having too great selfesteem; arrogant; haughty; having proper self- respect; as, too proud to beg; having a feeling of glad satisfaction; as, proud of a friend's success; gratifled; spirited; grand.

part of speech: adjective

Having inordinate self- esteem; lofty of mien; grand of person; possessing an unreasonable opinion of one's own excellence; conceited; arrogant; haughty; diseased or fungous, as proud flesh.

part of speech: adverb


part of speech: adjective

Having excessive selfesteem: arrogant: haughty: daring: grand: ostentatious.

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To duplicate in form, color, qualities, conduct, and the like; use as a model or pattern; to take example by; to copy to appear to be like; to resemble in externals. ...

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