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synonyms for pride oneself on

  • claim
  • exhibit
  • own
  • possess
  • be proud of
  • have in keeping
  • show off

antonyms for pride oneself on

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  • deny
  • dispossess
  • lose
  • deprecate
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How to use pride oneself on 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
Thou fell spirit of pride, prejudice, ignorance, and mauvaise honte!
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
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
Pride forbade him to confess himself a homeless, penniless vagabond.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Each of them was chuck full of that dubious sort of pride that has busted up more than one love-fiesta.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
I travelled first-class on a pass with my father, and great was my juvenile pride.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
The habit of refreshing oneself with a pipe on some elevated spot which commands a fine view, is common to both sexes.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
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WORDS RELATED TO PRIDE ONESELF ON

  • be proud of
  • claim
  • exhibit
  • have in keeping
  • own
  • possess
  • pride oneself on
  • show off
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.