Meaning of “swallow your pride” in the English Dictionary

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"swallow your pride" in British English

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swallow your pride

C2 to decide to do something although it will make you feel embarrassed or ashamed:

He was forced to swallow his pride and ask if he could have his old job back.

(Definition of “swallow your pride” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)