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English definition of “do sb proud”

do sb proud

UK old-fashioned to treat someone who is visiting you very well, especially by giving them a lot of food: We had a lovely tea - Sheila did us proud.Treating someone well informal to make someone proud of you by doing something very well: Once again, the armed forces have done us proud.Succeeding, achieving and fulfilling
(Definition of do sb proud from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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