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English definition of “proudly”

proudly

adverb     /ˈpraʊd.li/
B2 in a proud way: He proudly held out his trophy for us to admire. Elaine and Ian Gibson proudly announce the birth of their son, John Maurice. There were photographs of all her children proudly displayed on the mantelpiece.Feeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in somethingConfidence and self-assuranceShowing arrogance and conceitShowing arrogance and conceitConfidence and self-assuranceBoasting
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