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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pride·ful /ˈpraɪdfəl/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pride·ful a. Full of pride; haughty.
 -- Pride*ful*ly, adv. -- Pride*ful-ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of
             those one views as unworthy; "some economists are
             disdainful of their colleagues in other social
             disciplines"; "haughty aristocrats"; "his lordly
             manners were offensive"; "walked with a prideful
             swagger"; "very sniffy about breaches of etiquette";
             "his mother eyed my clothes with a supercilious air";
             "shaggy supercilious camels"; "a more swaggering mood
             than usual"- W.L.Shirer [syn: disdainful, haughty,
              lordly, sniffy, supercilious, swaggering]
      2: joyful and proud especially because of triumph or success;
         "rejoicing crowds filled the streets on VJ Day"; "a
         triumphal success"; "a triumphant shout" [syn: exultant,
          exulting, jubilant, rejoicing, triumphal, triumphant]