proudly (adv.) Old form(s): prowdly
haughtily, arrogantly, disdainfully
1H6 I.ii.62[Charles to Reignier, of Pucelle] Question her proudly
2H4 V.ii.130[King Henry V to his brothers] The tide of blood in me / Hath proudly flowed in vanity till now
R3 IV.iii.42[King Richard alone, of Richmond marrying King Edward's daughter] And by that knot looks proudly on the crown
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