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English definition of “proud”


adjective (SATISFIED)    /praʊd/
B1 feeling pleasure and satisfaction because you or people connected with you have done or got something good: You must be very proud of your son . We're particularly proud of our company's environmental record . When she received her prize I think I was the proudest parent on the face of the earth . [+ to infinitive] I'm very proud to have been involved in this project . [+ (that)] I was so proud (that) my son had been chosen for the national team . → See also houseproudFeeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something
(Definition of proud adjective (SATISFIED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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