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Synonyms for prideful

overly convinced of one's own superiority and importance

properly valuing oneself, one's honor, or one's dignity

Synonyms for prideful

having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy

joyful and proud especially because of triumph or success

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He also solaced her daughter and said she should be prideful for having such courageous parents.
San Diego is very prideful of its robust dining selection, and with good reason.
"They are a prideful team, prideful coach, and they fought hard." Elsewhere, Tiago Splitter's tip-in with 2.1 seconds left lifted the undermanned Spurs to an improbable 104-102 win over the host Warriors.
They stand in stark contrast to prideful people who are unwilling to allow adversity to he their teacher, and as a result they fail to learn.
A lot of women, according to Kornfeld, feel that they need to be prideful - that they need to be a little more salty.
As prideful people, lawyers sometimes say to me that "as long as I do great work, I don't have to impress others.
He was sent by God the Father to save us above all from the evil deeply rooted in man and in history: the evil of separation from God, the prideful presumption of being self-sufficient, of trying to compete with God and to take his place, to decide what is good and evil, to be the master of life and death.
His fame was accelerated by the appearance of Notturno (1921), a memoir devoted to "the peerless music of godly war" and to anguished, prideful self-assessment that bleeds frequently into self-glorification.
It's my right to live within myself, prideful I can conjure a
And notice also how the prideful theme of exceptionalism--"nothing like us has ever happened before"--is coupled with a nihilistic dismissal of the past: "there's no pattern in history." George W.
She's someone who's wounded, haughty, prideful, weak, addicted--all in one person.
He had changed lives, and was not prideful. He was truly in the light.
There are no "pictures of perfection." I particularly enjoy the large cast of "bad" characters: selfish and philandering Willoughby, "coldhearted" and weak-minded John Dashwood, greedy and mean-spirited Fanny Dashwood, prideful Mrs.
Special ceremony was held at Joint Staff Headquarters as the Armed Forces of Pakistan bade farewell to Gen Tariq Majid, the outgoing Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee who retired after 40 prideful years in active service.
"The Pakistani nation is prideful just like the Turkish nation.