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.
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.