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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (adjective) proud

Synonyms: gallant, lofty, majestic, proud Definition: having or displaying great dignity or nobility Usage: a gallant pageant; lofty ships; majestic cities; proud alpine peaks

Hypernyms: impressive Definition: making a strong or vivid impression Usage: an impressive ceremony

Synonyms: proud Definition: feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride Usage: proud parents; proud of his accomplishments; a proud moment; proud to serve his country; a proud name; proud princes

Hypernyms: self-important, arrogant, chesty Definition: having or showing feelings of unwarranted importance out of overbearing pride Usage: an arrogant official; arrogant claims; chesty as a peacock

Hypernyms: beaming Definition: pleased and proud Usage: beaming parents

Hypernyms: big, vainglorious, swelled Definition: feeling self-importance Usage: too big for his britches; had a swelled head; he was swelled with pride

Hypernyms: too big for one's breeches, stuck-up, bigheaded, persnickety, snooty, snot-nosed, snotty, uppish Definition: (used colloquially) overly conceited or arrogant Usage: a snotty little scion of a degenerate family-Laurent Le Sage; they're snobs--stuck-up and uppity and persnickety

Hypernyms: braggart, bragging, braggy, cock-a-hoop, boastful, crowing, big, self-aggrandising, self-aggrandizing Definition: exhibiting self-importance Usage: big talk

Hypernyms: self-respectful, self-respecting, dignified Definition: having or showing self-esteem

Hypernyms: disdainful, sniffy, supercilious, swaggering, overbearing, prideful, lordly, imperious, haughty Definition: having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy Usage: some economists are disdainful of their colleagues in other social disciplines; haughty aristocrats; his lordly manners were offensive; walked with a prideful swagger; very sniffy about breaches of etiquette; his mother eyed my clothes with a supercilious air; a more swaggering mood than usual- W.L.Shirer

Hypernyms: self-conceited, vain, conceited, egotistic, egotistical, swollen, swollen-headed Definition: characteristic of false pride; having an exaggerated sense of self-importance Usage: a conceited fool; an attitude of self-conceited arrogance; an egotistical disregard of others; so swollen by victory that he was unfit for normal duty; growing ever more swollen-headed and arbitrary; vain about her clothes

Hypernyms: house-proud Definition: proud of your house or its furnishings or upkeep

Hypernyms: overproud Definition: excessively proud

Hypernyms: pleased, proud of Definition: feeling pleasurable satisfaction over something by which you measures your self-worth Usage: proud of their child

Hypernyms: purse-proud Definition: proud or arrogant because of your wealth (especially in the absence of other distinction)

Hypernyms: shabby-genteel Definition: trying to maintain dignity and self respect despite shabbiness