do (someone) proud

Definition of do (someone) proud

  1. :  to give someone a reason to feel proud It did me proud to watch her graduate from college. She did her family proud by standing up for her beliefs. She did herself proud.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to bring to pass :  carry out

    :  put

    :  perform, execute

  1. :  fuss, ado

    :  deed, duty

    :  a festive get-together :  affair, party

  1. :  the first tone of the major scale in solfège

  1. : ditto

    : double occupancy

  1. :  some person :  somebody

  1. :  feeling or showing pride: such as

    :  having or displaying excessive self-esteem

    :  much pleased :  exultant

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to cast off or become cast off

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