adj. Chiefly Southern US
Full of pride; proud.
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US full of pride
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adj. Chiefly South Midland and Southern U.S.
proud; full of pride.
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Peggy was a proudful, loving mother who never missed her children's special events and, never left them.
On a day when the whole nation had another party just as enjoyable as the Jubilee Jamboree, the proudful lions of England roared loudly enough to suggest that the celebrations are likely to go on for some considerable time yet.