Definition of proudness in US English:

proudness

noun

  • See proud

    • ‘When he paused the girl seemed overcome with determination, a certain proudness, and royalty about her.’
    • ‘I think a lot of the proudness has gone since the decline of the steel works, which is a shame.’
    • ‘OK, let me be blunt, let me be honest; this fight has inspired extreme excitement and proudness in me.’
    • ‘‘Yes, she is extremely quick on her feet', he said with much proudness in his voice.’
    • ‘He looked like a new rose, such proudness and such a gentle looking creature but covered with thorns of pain and danger.’

Pronunciation

proudness

/ˈpraʊdnəs//ˈproudnəs/