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Definition of "prided" [prided]

  • Simple past tense and past participle of pride. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "prided" in a sentence
  • "The family was old and cherished traditions common to fine Southern houses; the men of his name prided themselves upon an especially nice sense of honor, which had been conspicuous even in a country where bravery and chivalrous regard for women are basic ideals."
  • "Boraine said the TRC had always "prided" itself on being sensitive and concerned about the widows and families of the victims of human rights abuses."
  • "I have hired and managed many people over the years, and kind of prided myself in taking someone else's "problem" and finding a way to get the most out of him or her."