take pride

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Verb1.take pride - feel proud of; "She took great pride in her sons"
feel, experience - undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind; "She felt resentful"; "He felt regret"
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More than eight out of 10 (84%) are proud of the Valleys, and 86% take pride in Snowdon.
His biggest concern about today was that people didn't take pride in what they do or where they live.
She urges him to take pride in himself, but it isn't until a flood strikes their town that Tree really finds his purpose in life and takes pride in his size.