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Translation of "pride" - English-Turkish dictionary

pride

noun [U]     /praɪd/
SATISFACTION B2 a feeling of satisfaction at your achievements or the achievements of your family or friends gurur, kıvanç, iftihar, övünç She felt a great sense of pride as she watched him accept the award. The whole community takes pride in (= feels proud about) the school.Pleasure and happiness
RESPECT B2 the respect that you feel for yourself haysiyet, onur, gurur, özsaygı, izzeti nefis Defeat in the World Cup has badly damaged national pride.Confidence and self-assuranceShowing arrogance and conceit
IMPORTANCE the belief that you are better or more important than other people kibir, gurur, kendini üstün görme, kendini beğenmişlik His pride prevented him from asking for help.Showing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoasting
sb's pride and joy something or someone that is very important to you önemli kişi/şey; değer verdiği kişi/şey He spends hours cleaning that motorcycle - it's his pride and joy.Taking pleasure in something
(Definition of pride from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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