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proud

adjective /praud/
feeling pleasure or satisfaction at one’s achievements, possessions, connections etc
orgulloso (de)
He was proud of his new house She was proud of her son’s achievements He was proud to play football for the school.
having a (too) high opinion of oneself; arrogant
orgulloso, soberbio, altanero
She was too proud to talk to us.
wishing to be independent
orgulloso
She was too proud to accept help.
splendid or impressive
soberbio, imponente, espléndido
The assembled fleet was a proud sight.
proudly adverb
orgullosamente
He was proudly showing off his new bicycle.
do (someone) proud to give (a person) good treatment or entertainment
tratar a alguien a cuerpo de rey, hacer fiestas a alguien
We always do them proud when they come to dinner.
(Definition of proud from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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