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prideful intellectuals long considered rock music unworthy of serious study
at the wedding the prideful snobs ignored their poor relations
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Parker was the most prideful man ever to set his ego aside, over and over and over again, and willingly play third fiddle.
This particular paper brought down petty crooks and prideful barons and, most recently, a chancellor.
There's no doubt that two players as prideful as Lillard and McCollum will try to come out firing to make up for their poor performance in Game 1.
If the sender is prideful, the box may be full of expensive products even if the sender’s bank account is nearing empty.
But Miami is prideful and in a desperate situation.
On that side, a stubborn, prideful guy. Dueling wills at 10 paces.
To continue reading this story, TRY IT NOW Thrown off, perhaps, by the unflattering adjective, LaHood either was in denial about his diminished status or too prideful to see it.
God sends Lucifer reeling for his act of prideful rebellion.
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assured, bigheaded, complacent, conceited, consequential, egoistic (also egoistical), egotistic (or egotistical), important, overweening, pompous, proud, self-conceited, self-important, self-opinionated, self-satisfied, smug, stuck-up, swellheaded, vain, vainglorious;
arrogant, bumptious, cavalier, chesty, disdainful, haughty, high-and-mighty, high-hat, huffy, lofty, lordly, masterful, pontifical, self-asserting, self-assertive, snobbish, snobby, snooty, supercilious, superior, toplofty (also toploftical), uppish, uppity;
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