What does take pride mean?

Definitions for take pride

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. take pride, pride oneself(verb)

    feel proud of

    "She took great pride in her sons"


  1. take pride(Verb)

    to be proud of (usually followed by in or of)


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of take pride in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of take pride in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bob Adams:

    We want them to take pride in their time in the military and remember what that was like.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    A woman hates to be called an Aunty by anyone but a man may even take pride to be called an Uncle by others.

  3. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Berlin. And therefore, as a free man, I take pride in the words Ich bin ein Berliner

  4. Robert DeKelaita:

    I did the best I could for these people, i knew what they experienced was bad and I take pride in being able to help anyone – any religion – who is being persecuted.

  5. Qais Hussain Rashid:

    They are people from another planet, they take pride in nothing. Their mentality is completely petrified. They don't think of all this as the accomplishments of humanity.

Images & Illustrations of take pride

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