Simple Definition of self–respect
: 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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Rhymes with self–respect
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SELF–RESPECT Defined for Kids
Definition of self–respect
: someone's proper regard for himself or herself as a human being
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