pride

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Definizione monolingua pride


pride


Verb

pride (third-person singular simple present prides, present participle priding, simple past and past participle prided)


  1. (reflexive) To take or experience pride in something, be proud of it.
    I pride myself on being a good judge of character, but pride goes before the fall and Im not a good judge of my own character so Im often wrong without knowing it.
Noun

pride (plural prides)


  1. The quality or state of being proud; inordinate self-esteem; an unreasonable conceit of ones own superiority in talents, beauty, wealth, rank etc., which manifests itself in lofty airs, distance, reserve and often contempt of others.
  2. A sense of ones own worth, and abhorrence of what is beneath or unworthy of one; lofty self-respect; noble self-esteem; elevation of character; dignified bearing; proud delight; -- in a good sense.
    • The pride of the peacock is the glory of God.—William Blake
  3. Proud or disdainful behavior or treatment; insolence or arrogance of demeanor; haughty bearing and conduct; insolent exultation; disdain; hubris.
    • ""Pride goeth before the fall"" -G.K. Chesterton, Introduction to Aesops Fables
  4. That of which one is proud; that which excites boasting or self-gratulation; the occasion or ground of self-esteem, or of arrogant and presumptuous confidence, as beauty, ornament, noble character, children etc.
  5. (zoology) The small European lamprey species Petromyzon branchialis.
  6. Show; ostentation; glory.
  7. Highest pitch; elevation reached; loftiness; prime; glory,
    • to be in the pride of ones life.
  8. Consciousness of power; fullness of animal spirits; mettle; wantonness.
  9. Lust; sexual desire; especially, excitement of sexual appetite in a female beast.
  10. (zoology) A company of lions.


Definizione italiano>inglese pride

orgoglio
  sense of one's own worth, and abhorrence of what is beneath or unworthy of one
  Fierezza, alta considerazione di sé.
fierezza
superbia
alterigia
arroganza
colmo
essere orgoglioso
gloria
inorgoglirsi
presunzione
vanità
vanto

Altri significati:


Traduzione 'veloce'


orgoglio |fierezza |superbia |alterigia |arroganza |colmo |essere orgoglioso |gloria |inorgoglirsi |presunzione |vanità |vanto |


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