Definition of take pride in
- He takes pride in his work.
: to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as
: to seize or capture physically
: to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing
: a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment
: an act or the action of taking: such as
: the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene
: the quality or state of being proud: such as
: inordinate self-esteem : conceit
: a reasonable or justifiable self-respect
: to indulge (oneself) in pride
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