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  • as injoy
  • as inpride
  • as intreasure
  • as inboast

synonyms for pride and joy

  • amusement
  • bliss
  • charm
  • cheer
  • comfort
  • delight
  • elation
  • glee
  • humor
  • pride
  • satisfaction
  • wonder
  • alleviation
  • animation
  • delectation
  • diversion
  • ecstasy
  • exultation
  • exulting
  • felicity
  • festivity
  • frolic
  • fruition
  • gaiety
  • gem
  • gladness
  • gratification
  • hilarity
  • indulgence
  • jewel
  • jubilance
  • liveliness
  • luxury
  • merriment
  • mirth
  • prize
  • rapture
  • ravishment
  • refreshment
  • rejoicing
  • revelry
  • solace
  • sport
  • transport
  • treasure
  • treat
  • good humor
  • regalement
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antonyms for pride and joy

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  • depression
  • melancholy
  • misery
  • sadness
  • seriousness
  • sorrow
  • unhappiness
  • discouragement
  • dislike
  • mourning
  • vocation
  • work
  • woe
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How to use pride and joy in a sentence

Liszt gazed at "his Hans," as he calls him, with the fondest pride, and seemed perfectly happy over his arrival.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
E was an Esquire, with pride on his brow; F was a Farmer, and followed the plough.
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
Her new joy and excitement, her gaiety and zest for life— all had been caused, not by himself, but by another.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
She also practises etching, pen-and-ink drawing, as well as crayon and water-color sketching.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
In Manila particularly, amidst the pealing of bells and strains of music, unfeigned enthusiasm and joy were everywhere evident.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Thou fell spirit of pride, prejudice, ignorance, and mauvaise honte!
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
Light, the symbol of life's joy, seems to be the first language in which the spirit of beauty speaks to a child.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
His holy book says: There is more joy over one sinner that repenteth than over ninety and nine just men.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Man's enthusiasm in praise of a fellow mortal, is soon damped by the original sin of his nature—rebellious pride!
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
And he replied shortly, and with a slight charming affectation of pride: "I did without."
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
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WORDS RELATED TO PRIDE AND JOY

  • avowal
  • bluster
  • bombast
  • braggadocio
  • bravado
  • exaggeration
  • gasconade
  • grandiloquence
  • heroics
  • joy
  • pretension
  • pride
  • pride and joy
  • self-satisfaction
  • swank
  • treasure
  • vaunt
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