pridefulness
noun see prideful

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pridefulness — See pridefully. * * * …   Universalium

  • pridefulness — noun The state or condition of being prideful; pride …   Wiktionary

  • pridefulness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality of being arrogant: arrogance, haughtiness, hauteur, insolence, loftiness, lordliness, overbearingness, presumption, pride, proudness, superciliousness, superiority. See ATTITUDE …   English dictionary for students

  • pridefulness — pride·ful·ness …   English syllables

  • pridefulness — noun a feeling of self respect and personal worth • Syn: ↑pride • Ant: ↑humility (for: ↑pride) • Derivationally related forms: ↑prideful • …   Useful english dictionary

  • prideful — adjective Date: 15th century full of pride: as a. disdainful, haughty b. exultant, elated • pridefully adverb • pridefulness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pride — prideful, adj. pridefully, adv. pridefulness, n. prideless, adj. pridelessly, adv. /pruyd/, n., v., prided, priding. n. 1. a high or inordinate opinion of one s own dignity, importance, merit, or superiority, whether as cherished in the mind or… …   Universalium

  • arrogance — Synonyms and related words: airs, assurance, assuredness, audacity, belief, bluster, boastfulness, bold front, boldness, brash bearing, brashness, brassiness, bravado, brazenness, bumptiousness, certitude, cheekiness, clannishness, cliquishness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • conceit — Synonyms and related words: abstract thought, act of thought, affectation, aggressive self confidence, amour propre, aphorism, apothegm, apprehension, arrogance, assume, assumption, assurance, attitude, bee, believe, bluster, boast, boastfulness …   Moby Thesaurus

  • face — Synonyms and related words: Communist threat, Western imperialism, accept, account, acknowledge, acting, admit, affectation, affront, air, allow, anteriority, anticipate, apparently, appear, appearance, apply paint, approach, arrive, arrogance,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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