See parent entry: proud
1Act in a way that gives someone cause to feel pleased or satisfied: they did themselves proud in a game which sent the fans home happy
More example sentences
- They are a young team and they came to Croke Park and did everyone proud, they certainly did me proud.
- He did his people proud and he did New Zealand proud.
- I hope I continue to do you proud and I look forward to seeing you again.’
Definition of do someone proud in:
- The US English dictionary