Translation of "proud" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /praʊd/ us /praʊd/

proud adjective (SATISFIED)

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. 你一定为你的儿子感到非常自豪。
We're particularly proud of our company's environmental record. 我们为我们公司在环保方面的良好记录感到特别自豪。
When she received her prize I think I was the proudest parent on the face of the earth. 她领奖时,我感到我是世界上最自豪的家长。
[ + to infinitive ] I'm very proud to have been involved in this project. 我为能参与这项计划而感到非常自豪。
[ + (that) ] I was so proud (that) my son had been chosen for the national team. 我太自豪了,我儿子入选国家队了。
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proud adjective (RESPECTING YOURSELF)

approving having or showing respect for yourself

We Albanians are a proud people. 我们阿尔巴尼亚人是个有自尊心的民族。
He might be poor but he's also proud, and he won't be pushed around by anyone. 他可能很穷,可是他也有自尊心,他不会受任何人摆布的。

proud adjective (FEELING IMPORTANT)

B2 disapproving feeling that you are better and more important than other people

Come on, admit you're wrong and don't be so proud. 得了,承认错误吧,别那么高傲。
She knows she's lost, but she's too proud to admit it. 她知道自己失败了,可是她太自负了,不肯承认。


proudadjective, adverb

uk /praʊd/ us /praʊd/ mainly UK formal

sticking out from the surrounding area

Sand the surface with abrasive paper until no flakes of paint stand proud of the surface. 用砂纸打磨表面,直到表面没有隆起的漆点。

(Translation of “proud” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)