Proud in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Proud

gratified; feeling honoured (by something); feeling satisfied or happy about a fact or event | possessed of a due sense of what one is worth or deserves | (chiefly biblical) having too high an opinion of oneself; arrogant, supercilious

Short Example Sentence for Proud

  • 1. The colony was proud of him. 🔊
  • 2. She felt rather proud of herself now. 🔊
  • 3. We were rather proud of our prison cuisine. 🔊
  • 4. He was a man of treachery and violence, and proud of it. 🔊
  • 5. I mounted it, feeling very proud and elated. 🔊
  • 6. On one side of the proud mansion was a sunk fence, and ha! 🔊
  • 7. She's proud, proud as the queen's cat. 🔊
  • 8. Any man would be proud of being an agent of this happy reunion. 🔊
  • 9. I'd be proud to serve you to the last day of my life. 🔊
  • 10. Far from seeming apologetic, he appeared rather proud of his performance. 🔊
  • 11. I was proud beyond measure to introduce to her my sister; proud of them both. 🔊
  • 12. I am proud of the little part I've played. 🔊
  • 13. I'd be proud of your custom, sir, and all the good looking family's. 🔊
  • 14. The Proud Goat of Aloysius Pankburn III. 🔊

How to use Proud in a Sentence?

  • 1. They had turned themselves inside out, and were things to be intemperately proud of. 🔊
  • 2. I soon became familiar with them, and was not a little proud of the achievement. 🔊
  • 3. We recognize this gift and are proud of our nicknames, when we can get them to suit us. 🔊
  • 4. I had never been so proud and happy before, and have seldom been so proud and happy since. 🔊
  • 5. He rose, throwing back his head and straightening himself with a quick proud gesture. 🔊
  • 6. In fact, he was proud of his old family chateau; for part of it was extremely old. 🔊
  • 7. What must it be that could make a man so proud and so exalted kneel down before Beldi? 🔊
  • 8. I can indeed speak of this, for I am proud to this day to call myself her true knight. 🔊
  • 9. I should have aimed at making a hard-trained, capable, intellectually active, proud type of man. 🔊
  • 10. We are not proud enough in our bones to be ruined by India as Spain was by her empire. 🔊
  • 11. He must be well-bred, courteous, kind, and obliging; not proud nor arrogant; no murmurer. 🔊
  • 12. Kucsuk and Feriz exchanged a proud and rapid glance, and then both of them looked at Beldi. 🔊
  • 13. After that fourth night, that proud night, that triumphant night, I was the only subject. 🔊
  • 14. If I may say so myself, it is rather comprehensive; in fact, I am very proud of it. 🔊
  • 15. Although too proud to acknowledge the absurdity of his schemes in words, he was too wise not to give them up in deeds. 🔊
  • 16. He became proud of his firmness, forgetting that there had been nothing to test the stamina of his resolution. 🔊
  • 17. She was proud of her influence over him, and for the first time showed a desire to go into society. 🔊
  • 18. Ours was the only ship that had this device; we were very proud of it, and had been anxious to give its powers a practical test. 🔊
  • 19. That proud man on the right of the Prince is Denis Banfi; the one on the left is Paul Beldi. 🔊
  • 20. Catharine rose with proud self-satisfaction from her seat, and pressed her friend's hand. 🔊
  • 21. We foreigners are too proud of our beauty and our dollars, have an unquenchable thirst for pleasure, and we are socially daring. 🔊
  • 22. He thought of the hour when he first looked on his boy, and had felt as proud as if no other man had ever had a bonny bairn but he. 🔊
  • 23. She was an apt pupil and soon became the most popular girl in the school, and the haughty ones were proud to be classed as her friends. 🔊
  • 24. The men were proud of the leadership of a regular army officer, and admired him to such a degree that they re-enlisted for three years. 🔊
  • 25. My uncle, though he still resented my refusal to go into his business, was also in his odd way proud of me. 🔊
  • 26. The handful of starving men remaining with him laid down their arms, and the proud Confederacy ceased to be. 🔊