self–concept

play
noun self–con·cept \ˈself-ˈkän-ˌsept\

Definition of self–concept

  1. :  the mental image one has of oneself

First Known Use of self–concept

1925


SELF–CONCEPT Defined for English Language Learners

self-concept

play
noun

Definition of self–concept for English Language Learners

  • : the idea that you have about the kind of person you are


Medical Dictionary

self–concept

play
noun self–con·cept \ˈself-ˈkän-ˌsept\

Medical Definition of self–concept

  1. :  the mental image one has of oneself

Learn More about self–concept


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up self–concept? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to become worse as time passes

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Emoji Quiz

  • emoji-the-quiz
  • What phase of the moon is this: 🌖 ?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!