Definition of 'pride of place'
Example sentences containing 'pride of place'
Beneath the stage on a trestle table covered with a white cloth, the wedding cake was given pride of place.THE WHITE DOVE (1993) LET NOT THE DEEP (1993)
I was unsure what I did feel, but shame was certainly not among the emotions jostling for pride of place in my mind.ABSOLUTE TRUTHS (1993)
BLACK EAGLES (1993)
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