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pride

Roget-categorie 878

6. Words relating to the sentient and moral
6.2. Personal affections
›› 6.2.5. Extrinsic affections

#878. Pride

zelfstandig naamwoord

dignity, self-respect, mens sibi conscia recti [Lat.] [Vergil]. pridehaughtiness etc. adj. — high notions, hauteurvainglory, crestarrogance etc. (assumption) 885.
proud man, highflierfine gentleman, fine lady.

werkwoord

be proud etc. adj. — put a good face onlook one in the facestalk abroad, perk oneself upthink no small beer of oneselfpresume, swagger, strutrear one's head, lift up one's head, hold up one's headhold one's head high, look big, take the wall, bear like the Turk no rival near the throne" [Pope], carry with a high handride the high horse, mount on one's high horseset one's back up, bridle, toss the head give oneself airs etc. (assume) 885boast etc. 884.
pride oneself onglory in, take a pride inpique oneself, plume oneself, hug oneselfstand upon, be proud ofput a good face onnot hide one's light under a bushel, not put one's talent in a napkinnot think small beer of oneself etc. (vanity) 880.

bijvoeglijk naamwoord

dignifiedstatelyproud, proud-crestedlordly, baroniallofty-mindedhighsouled, high-minded, high-mettled, high-handed, high-plumed, high-flown, high-toned.
haughty lofty, high, mighty, swollen, puffed up, flushed, blownvaingloriouspurse-proud, fineproud as a peacock, proud as Luciferbloated with pride.
supercilious, disdainful, bumptious, magisterial, imperious, high and mighty, overweening, consequentialarrogant etc. 885unblushing etc. 880.
stiff, stiff-neckedstarchperked stuck-upin buckram, strait-lacedprim etc. (affected) 855.
on one's dignity, on one's high horses, on one's tight ropes, on one's high ropeson stiltsen grand seigneur [Fr.].

bijwoord

with head erect.

uitdrukking

odi profanum vulgus et arceo [Lat.] [Horace]. a duke's revenues on her back" [Henry VI]; disdains the shadow which he treads on at disdains the shadow which he treads on at noon" [Coriolanis]; pride in their port, defiance in their eye" [Goldsmith].



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