do proud
phrasal to give cause for pride or gratification <
she did herself proud
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • do proud — ► do proud informal 1) cause to feel pleased or satisfied. 2) treat or entertain very well. Main Entry: ↑proud …   English terms dictionary

  • do proud — do (someone) proud 1. to treat a visitor or guest very well. Rosemary did us proud with such a lovely lunch. 2. to feel very pleased about someone because they have done something well. Once again, the armed forces have done us proud …   New idioms dictionary

  • do proud — phrasal : to give cause for pride or gratification looks magnificent, does you proud anywhere on earth New York Times Magazine * * * do (someone) proud : to give someone a reason to feel proud It did me proud [=made me feel proud] to watch her… …   Useful english dictionary

  • do proud — See: DO CREDIT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • do proud — See: DO CREDIT …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • do\ proud — See: do credit …   Словарь американских идиом

  • do proud —  Behave generously or hospitably towards …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • proud — ► ADJECTIVE 1) (often proud of) feeling pride or satisfaction in one s own or another s achievements. 2) having or showing a high opinion of oneself. 3) conscious of one s own dignity. 4) (often proud of) slightly projecting from a surface. 5)… …   English terms dictionary

  • do\ credit — • do credit (to) also (informal) do proud To add to or improve the reputation, good name, honor, or esteem of; show (you) deserve praise. Your neat appearance does you credit. Mary s painting would do credit to a real artist …   Словарь американских идиом

  • do\ credit\ to — • do credit (to) also (informal) do proud To add to or improve the reputation, good name, honor, or esteem of; show (you) deserve praise. Your neat appearance does you credit. Mary s painting would do credit to a real artist …   Словарь американских идиом

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