(reflexive) To take or experience pride in something, be proud of it.
- to be proud of
Other Word Forms of Pride
Idioms, Phrasal Verbs Related to Pride
- pride oneself on
Origin of Pride
From Middle English pride, from Old English prȳde, prȳte (“pride") (compare Old Norse prýði (“bravery, pomp")), derivative of Old English prÅ«d (“proud").
Middle English from Old English prȳde from prūd proud proud
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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