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proudful

[proud-fuh l] /ˈpraʊdˌfəl/
adjective, Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S.
1.
proud; full of pride.
Origin of proudful
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English; see proud, -ful
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  • I wisht yo' daddy c'd of heahd yo' then—He was some man, Sam Mo'gan was, an' he'd sho' be proudful of his boy!

    Connie Morgan in Alaska James B. Hendryx
  • But when she got her breath she yelled out: Ah, now shall all tumble together, my proudful house and I under it!

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