pride of place

noun phrase

Definition of pride of place

: the highest or first position

First Known Use of pride of place

1798, in the meaning defined above

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“Pride of place.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pride%20of%20place. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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