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synonyms for swallow one's pride

  • eat dirt
  • eat humble pie
  • eat one's words
  • eat shit
  • tuck one's tail
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How to use swallow one's pride 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 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 owner gratifies his taste or his pride by reserving it from cultivation, but he does not forget the main chance.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
Hunger had to be satisfied, however, and I had to swallow my pride and my five-pennyworth.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SWALLOW ONE'S PRIDE

  • eat dirt
  • eat humble pie
  • eat one's words
  • eat shit
  • swallow one's pride
  • tuck one's tail
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.