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prideful

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2 having too high an opinion of oneself
  • at the wedding the prideful snobs ignored their poor relations

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3 having or expressing feelings of joy or triumph
  • flashed a prideful smile as she received her college diploma

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The first known use of prideful was in the 15th century

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“Prideful.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prideful. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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