proudful

adjective
proud·​ful | \ ˈprau̇d-fəl How to pronounce proudful (audio) \

Definition of proudful

chiefly dialectal
: marked by or full of pride

Examples of proudful in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web So companies seeking young professionals are crafting benefits to help employees be purposeful, proudful and personal. Rick Montgomery, kansascity, 27 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of proudful

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Proudful.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/proudful. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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