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Syllabification: proud·heart·ed
Pronunciation: /ˌproudˈhärdəd

Definition of proudhearted in English:


Example sentences
  • You are so proud-hearted. I am to proud to stoop that low and do that. I think your pride will be your downfall.
  • I can still see you, the night you left our house for the last, you were so proud-hearted, and proud that you were a marine.

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