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Definition of self_esteem

"self_esteem" is probably misspelled. Trying self-esteem instead Definition of self-esteem

1. self-esteem [ n ] a feeling of pride in yourself

Used in print:

(John Cheever, "The Brigadier and the Golf Widow,"...)

Sitting on her terrace , sitting in her parlor , sitting anywhere , she ground_an_axe of self-esteem .

Synonyms self-esteem self-pride Related Terms pride

2. self-esteem [ n ] the quality of being worthy of esteem or respect
Examples: : "it was beneath his dignity to cheat" "showed his true dignity when under pressure"

Synonyms dignity self-respect self-regard self-esteem Related Terms pride ennoble

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