pride meaning

EN[pɹaɪd] [-aɪd]
  • Pride is an inwardly directed emotion that carries two common meanings. With a negative connotation pride refers to an inflated sense of one's personal status or accomplishments, often used synonymously with hubris.
  • Pride is sometimes viewed as excessive or as a vice, sometimes as proper or as a virtue.
  • When viewed as a virtue, pride in one's appearance and abilities is known as virtuous pride, greatness of soul or magnanimity, but when viewed as a vice it is often termed vanity or vainglory.
EN Pride
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Collective nouns
        • Countable nouns
          • Singularia tantum
            • Uncountable nouns
          • Verbs
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          1. en prided
          2. en prides
          3. en prideful
          4. en priderite
          5. en pridefine
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of pride for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "pride" is a noun, more specifically, a collective noun, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb.
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          Definiteness: Level 9
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