burst with pride

burst with pride

to be full as if to the bursting point with pride. My parents were bursting with pride when I graduated from college. I almost burst with pride when I was chosen for the first prize.
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I am the king's confidant: that is enough to make a musketeer burst with pride.
WHEN I stood to attention in Bilbao in 1982 and the National Anthem rang out loud and clear, I thought my heart would burst with pride and honour.
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Having watched the Beeb documentary on Murray last week though, anyone who didn't burst with pride at the way he represented himself, his family and his country should be checked for a pulse.
My heart nearly burst with pride watching the Mass at Cofton Park, Birmingham, as I know the altar furniture was made at Cardinal Newman School, Coventry.
Champion Child of Courage Sponsored by Northumbrian Water A youngster aged 14 or under who makes you want to burst with pride.
JUDO star Euan Burton will lead Team Scotland into the Commonweath Games tomorrow - if he doesn't burst with pride before the ceremony even begins.
Champion Child of Courage - Sponsored by Northumbrian Water A youngster aged 14 or under who makes you want to burst with pride.
Just to pull on the national shirt should make any sportsman or woman's heart burst with pride.
We burst with pride at everything we do and know no limits when it comes to clapping ourselves on the back.
The boy she adored has come of age, and if Diana were here to witness it, she would surely burst with pride.
Tell us about a youngster (aged 14 and under) who makes you want to burst with pride.
7, holding her mother's hand, and feeling her chest burst with pride as she watched her father being honored.
When his tiny hand touched the side, I thought my heart would burst with pride at his effort.
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