: pride in oneself or in that which relates to oneself

Examples of self-pride in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And DeSantis’ two stops in this early-voting state last week offered an early glimpse into whether Iowans actually want to be more like Florida — and the pitch played well, even in a state with a lot of political self-pride. Jess Bidgood,, 14 Mar. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

circa 1586, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of self-pride was circa 1586

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“Self-pride.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2023.

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