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self–respect

noun self–re·spect \-ri-ˈspekt\

: proper respect for yourself as a human being

Full Definition of SELF-RESPECT

1
:  a proper respect for oneself as a human being
2
:  regard for one's own standing or position
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First Known Use of SELF-RESPECT

1765
SELF-RESPECT Defined for Kids

self–respect

noun self–re·spect \ˌself-ri-ˈspekt\

Definition of SELF-RESPECT for Kids

:  someone's proper regard for himself or herself as a human being

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