be puffed up with pride
驕兵必敗 1.An army puffed up with pride is bound to lose. 2.An army which is cocksure about its invincibility is doomed to defeat.
... upon one's ability; to stand upon one's pantofles; to be puffed up with pride 3.overweening; extremely conceited; terribly self-conceited; arrogant; egoistic ) 推...
... larger and her heart puffed up with pride as she examined the piece of teakwood skillfully... hope to go into the jungle for wood after harvest is over." 「下次我會刻一隻金色鳳凰給妳...