adjective Date: 14th century chiefly dialect marked by or full of pride

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  • proudful — /prowd feuhl /, adj. Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S. proud; full of pride. [1300 50; ME; see PROUD, FUL] * * * …   Universalium

  • proudful — proud·ful …   English syllables

  • proudful — proud•ful [[t]ˈpraʊdˌfəl[/t]] adj. Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S. dial. proud; full of pride • Etymology: 1300–50 …   From formal English to slang

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  • erect — Synonyms and related words: Christian, aggrandize, assemble, blameless, bolt upright, boost, build, buoy up, cast, cast up, clean, compose, compound, concoct, construct, create, creditable, decent, devise, dignify, distinguish, downright,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • independent — Synonyms and related words: Laodicean, abounding in riches, affluent, alien, anythingarian, apart, apart from, apathetic, arbitrary, aside from, autarchic, autarkic, autonomous, barring, besides, beyond, big rich, bold, centrist, comfortable,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • prideful — Synonyms and related words: erect, house proud, independent, proud, proud as Lucifer, proud blooded, proud looking, proud minded, proud spirited, proudful, proudhearted, purse proud, self confident, self esteeming, self reliant, self respecting,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • self-confident — Synonyms and related words: arrogant, assertive, assured, balanced, cocksure, collected, composed, confident, convinced, decided, definite, determined, equanimous, equilibrious, erect, house proud, hubristic, independent, levelheaded,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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