“pride attracts many people and lots of media,” Jonas points out.
Lane then impulsively kisses Joan in her office, a move that she gracefully dismisses without further wounding his pride.
My last act as board president of Marriage Equality USA will be on Sunday, marching in the pride parade.
To see a woman so desperately bereft of any pride in herself is beyond depressing.
And when we had pride, we put up signs and some people would take them down.
It is with pride I confess myself of this party: perish art!
Exactly in the measure that he indulged this would his pride smart.
Unabashed he seemed to take a pride in the spendthrift race he had run.
But pride in things wrought is no reflex of a completed task.
But it seemed to him she had behaved with a pride that bordered on insolence.
late Old English pryto, Kentish prede, Mercian pride "pride, haughtiness, pomp," from prud (see proud). There is debate whether Scandinavian cognates (Old Norse pryði, Old Swedish prydhe , Danish pryd, etc.) are borrowed from Old French (from Germanic) or from Old English. Meaning "that which makes a person or people most proud" is from c.1300. First applied to groups of lions late 15c., but not commonly so used until c.1930. Paired with prejudice from 1610s.
mid-12c. in the reflexive sense "congratulate (oneself), be proud," c.1200 as "be arrogant, act haughtily," from pride (n.). Related: Prided; priding.