Simple Definition of self–control
: control over your feelings or actions
Full Definition of self–control
: restraint exercised over one's own impulses, emotions, or desires
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SELF–CONTROL Defined for Kids
Definition of self–control for Students
: someone's control over his or her own impulses, emotions, or actions <I spent my limit. And I walked away with total self-control. — Jack Gantos, Joey Pigza Loses Control>
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