Definition Of prouder


feeling deep pleasure or satisfaction as a result of one's own achievements, qualities, or possessions or those of someone with whom one is closely associated.

a proud grandma of three boys

having or showing a high or excessively high opinion of oneself or one's importance.

a proud, arrogant man

slightly projecting from a surface.

when the brake is engaged, the lever does not stand proud of the horizontal

Example Of prouder

  • A table stood strong and proud in the middle of the room with four chairs at each end, standing like solitary guards.

  • Aayla didn't think much of him other than he seemed like a nice guy, if a bit proud and on the stuck-up-y side.

  • All she wanted was a father, someone whom she could be proud of.

  • Already hailed by the motoring press, the all-new Fiesta is set to continue the nameplate's proud achievements on the Irish market.

  • Before Labour left office, there was a high level of customer satisfaction of 89 per cent, another achievement to be proud of.

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