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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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God sends Lucifer reeling for his act of prideful rebellion.
The film tells the story of a prideful poor girl and a prejudiced rich dude who fall madly in love with each other even as every bone in their bodies protests.
Gus and Peggy were also prideful and devoted grandparents to Billy and his wife Trish's children, Liam and Elizabeth of Glastonbury, CT.
But this isn’t: Peters is prideful, self-aware, and owns his mistakes.
How will that go over in the front office of the Seahawks, to have one of the leaders of a prideful team chasing after the coach of a non-playoff team telling him to chase him?
The 53-foot-long sportfishing boat was sculpted by the talented, skilled and prideful builders who worked for Whiticar Boat Works in Stuart under the direction of the late master builder Curt Whiticar.
The prideful anthem also gave Miranda his first top 40 hit on the Billboard Hot 100, launching at No.
The War of Northern Aggression was the product of two prideful coalitions' tragic refusal to sit down and work out their differences (about slavery).
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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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