Take pride in

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Definition

to take pride in (being part of the team): to feel pleased about, to be proud of (being part of the team)
idiom
Icarus takes pride in arriving early to the office. It makes him feel extremely satisfied and proud to be there before everyone else.

pride: the satisfaction, the happiness; the importance; the respect
noun

proud: satisfied, contented, pleased with something
adjective

Examples

  • "Miss Stake has a rather competitive spirit and takes pride in always being right."
  • "Icarus : Err, I take pride in the appearance of my work, uhh, habitat."

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