orgullo
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orgullo(
ohr
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goo
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yoh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (self-satisfaction)
a. pride
El estudiante estaba lleno de orgullo cuando le entregaron el premio.The student was full of pride when he was given the prize.
2. (source of satisfaction)
a. pride
Esta ciudad es el orgullo de nuestro país.This city is the pride of our country.
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orgullo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (actitud negativa, amor propio)
a. pride
no aguanto su orgulloI can't bear his haughtiness o arrogance
2. (satisfacción)
a. pride
es el orgullo de la familiahe's the pride of the family
me llena de orgullo poder inaugurar este centroit fills me with pride o I am very proud to be able to open this center
tuve el orgullo de conocerloI'm proud to say I knew him
no caber en sí de orgulloto be bursting with pride
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orgullo
1 (satisfacción) pride
eres el orgullo de la familia you're the pride of the family; me llena de orgullo ver crecer a mis hijos it makes me really proud to see my children growing up
2 (altanería) pride
su orgullo le costará caro his pride will cost him dear; su orgullo le impedía disculparse he was too proud to say sorry
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "orgullo"
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lleno de orgullo
proud
qué orgullo
what pride
tener orgullo
to be proud
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