proud (adj.) 3
high-spirited, high-mettled
Cor I.i.168 [Martius to Citizens, of peace and war] The one affrights you, / The other makes you proud
H5 Prologue.27 [Chorus, of horses] Printing their proud hoofs i'th' receiving earth
R3 V.iii.341 [King Richard to his army] Spur your proud horses hard

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