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overproud

[oh-ver-proud] /ˈoʊ vərˈpraʊd/
adjective
1.
excessively proud.
Origin
1050
before 1050; Middle English over prowde, Old English ofer-prūt. See over-, proud
Related forms
overproudly, adverb
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