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Entry Word: pride
Function: noun
Text: 1 a reasonable or justifiable sense of one's worth or importance <finishing that survival course gave me a real sense of pride and confidence in my abilities>
Synonyms ego, pridefulness, self-esteem, self-regard, self-respect
Related Words confidence, self-assurance, self-confidence; dignity, face, honor, prestige
Near Antonyms disgrace, humiliation, shame; demureness, humbleness, humility, modesty; diffidence, meekness, shyness, timidity, timidness
2 an asset that brings praise or renown <the football championship was the pride of the whole school> -- see GLORY 2
3 an often unjustified feeling of being pleased with oneself or with one's situation or achievements <so full of pride that they were ripe for a big comedown> -- see COMPLACENCE