Bedeutung von “proud” im Essential American English Dictionary


adjective us /prɑʊd/

B1 feeling very happyabout something you own or something you have done:

She was so proud of her son.
I’m very proud to be involved in this project.

feeling that you are more important than you really are:

She’s too proud to admit she is wrong.
be too proud (to do something)

to not be able to do something, especially ask for help, because you are too embarrassed:

He’s too proud to ask you for any money.
proudly adverb

(Definition von “proud” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)