purse pride

noun

Definition of purse pride

: pride of money : the condition of the purse-proud

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“Purse pride.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/purse%20pride. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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